Science and Nature Writing

I’ve always been drawn to the natural world. Writing House of My Sleepless Nights awakened my childhood curiosity with science and nature; my life, and writing, now source from the natural world.


Essay Excerpt:


Keepers of the Ghost Bird

This essay will be available as an e-book through Massachusetts Review in Spring, 2017, and will be anthologized in Trailhead, Literature for the Backcountry, forthcoming in 2017.

Nature Column samples:


“Birds of Bad Moral Character”


“Rare Swans Grace Valley until March”


“Bee Economies”

“Let everything happen to you,
Beauty and terror
Just keep going
No feeling is final.”
–Rainer Maria Rilke