I’m a researcher and writer in ecolinguistics and environmental communication. My weekly digest of ideas, tools, and research: https://wildones.substack.com

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents
About me
My Writing
- Ideas in Ecocultural Communication
Nonfiction & Science Writing Strategies
Book Summaries: Key Ideas
Tools I Use For Research and Writing
Work with me
Stay in touch

About me


Ed Yong on the Craft of Science Writing and Communication

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Photo by Rana Sawalha on Unsplash


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Photo on RawPixel, Credit: NASA


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Photo by Havilah Galaxy on Unsplash

James Nestor’s book ‘Breath’ chronicles the new science on the ancient art of better breathing.


#1 Languages are learned mainly through imitation

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Photo by Boris Smokrovic on Unsplash

What is a language?


‘We find speaking of the Anthropocene, even speaking in the Anthropocene, difficult.’ – Robert Macfarlane

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Photo by Jeremy Bishop on Unsplash

Welcome to the Anthropocene!


“There is a tired spirit deep inside of me that still continues its gourmet’s quest for a better word, and then for a better one still.”

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Colette (perhaps 1920s). By Henri Manuel on Wikimedia Commons (public domain).
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Photographie de Colette, 1910, author unknown on Wikimedia Commons (public domain)


#21 ‘Struggle to sketch the flow that already exists intact in mind’

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Photo by Will Truettner on Unsplash

“What is that feeling when you’re driving away from people and they recede on the plain till you see their specks dispersing? — it’s the too-huge world vaulting us, and it’s good-bye. But we lean forward to the next crazy venture beneath the skies.”
Jack Kerouac, On the Road

The importance of nature and wilderness in Jack’s writing


Advice for fiction writers, but for nonfiction writers too!

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Photo by Jeremy Bishop on Unsplash

There are stories that you can and can’t write


‘it is the duty of the State and of the popula­tion to conserve, protect, and…preserve environmental balance’

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Photo by Dennis Ottink on Unsplash

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