What Comes Naturally: The Science and Soul of Nature Writing (video)

The natural world is full of mysteries, ones that writers and artists are uniquely equipped to unlock. In this panel sponsored by Heyday, four authors meet at a literary crossroads between hard science, lyrical prose, and visual sumptuousness. Naturalist, writer, and illustrator Obi Kaufmann turns his scientific acumen and artist’s palette on California’s most contested

A Birder’s Brain On Paper by Fiona Gillogly

How Keeping a Nature Journal Improves Our Birding Experiences In the June 2020 edition of Birding (the national monthly magazine of the American Birding Association), birder-naturalist and nature journaler Fiona Gillogly wrote an outstanding essay on nature journaling while birding. In the article, she explores important topics such as learning to draw, growth mindset, drawings