Book Excerpt: Math and Nature

I have spent three decades talking with my dad about the radius, circumference, and area of the Ferris Wheel carrying us round and round at Darien Lake or whether the angles we see between the statuesque oak tree and its shadow are obtuse or acute. + Read More

Book Review: Nature Cure

Or: Three Things You Need to Know about Richard Mabey’s Nature Cure


I had grand plans of writing a New York Times-style book review for Richard Mabey’s memoir Nature Cure. I found myself bored out of my wits writing it, so here’s what I want you to know about this gem of a book in three short points: + Read More

Wordless Wednesdays: Carolina Thread Trail

20160116 - high water mark Carolina Thread Trail + Read More

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