More than just a book, the ‘Connections With Nature’ project has been about connecting people from the start; giving our community members a platform for sharing their stories and the public a chance to share in our enthusiasm for nature and wildlife — perhaps even becoming inspired to build some connections of their own. Here are some of our highlights from the last couple of months…
In the spirit of choosing my yearly small selection of sellers to spotlight, I’d like to introduce you to my 2021 picks for unique wildlife gifts…
Working in conservation has its setbacks. Hours are long, pay can be low — if you even manage to get paid work in this field in the first place — and the emotional toll can see you fraught with eco-anxiety, desperate to have super powers, and feeling like your messages just aren’t reaching enough people quick enough. This guest blog post from Jessie Panazzolo reminds us why we must make room for ‘conserving the conservationist’.
Watch our special online event celebrating the launch of Connections With Nature book and the Wildlife Blogger Crowd’s commitment to telling the stories of wildlife through writing, photography, art and poetry.
It’s finally here, 4th October is World Animal Day — and today is the day that ‘Connections With Nature: 50 moments of meeting the wild’, our Wildlife Blogger Crowd book is officially available to buy.
I’m so happy to share the exciting news that I’m creating and editing an anthology of work; “Connections with Nature”. The new book is due out later this year, and is comprised of chapters sent in from our Wildlife Blogger Crowd members…
Today is World Rivers Day; a celebration of the world’s waterways. World Rivers Day was also created to highlight the many values of rivers; increasing public awareness of the threats they face and striving for improved stewardship of rivers around the world.
I’m so excited finally get to see my Shamwari Diaries project completed, and hold in my hands a beautifully printed, full colour, 360-page copy of my Shamwari travel diary from my days volunteering at the private game reserve, back when I was 18 years old.
Top 20 wildlife & nature books for 2020: I’ve put together a list of some of my favourite reads from the last few months, to hopefully introduce my blog readers to these incredible books and authors, some of which are perhaps lesser known in some literary circles.
Discover the brilliant new book ‘No Entry’, a page-turning new novel about elephant poaching in South Africa. Win a copy for yourself or use my code for a free e-book download