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June 5, 2017

Book review of ‘Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel’

Beyond Words:What Animals Think and Feel, by Carl Safina, Henry Holt Co., 2015, 480 p. Many scholars from those enrolled in Middle School General Science to PhD professors have […]
May 1, 2017

Whimsical wasps

Pink polka dots and wasps were not an iconic pairing in my mind, but springs walks never fail to deliver awesomeness. My  sister and I discovered […]
February 10, 2017

Personal essays and personal thoughts for public consumption

Hi writers and readers.  I am just back to our Arkansas cottage after a quick road trip to see the Manatees in Florida.  On a dark, […]
January 12, 2017
"This is a long overdue book, giving great credit to the long line of women who have done so much to shape our culture's view of the world around us and of our prospects in it. We desperately need that culture to heed their words!" - Bill McKibben

Book review: ‘Rachel Carson and Her Sisters: Extraordinary Women Who Have Shaped America’s Environment’

Rachel Carson and Her Sisters: Extraordinary Women Who Have Shaped America’s Environment, By Dr. Robert K Musil, Rutgers University Press; First Paperback Edition, 2015, 256 pages. Could […]