Short essays and op-eds

The New York Times:

Time travel with trees.Sunday Review. December 1st, 2018. 

Central Park, now more delicious.June 27th, 2018.

“The seasons are not what they used to be.” March 17th, 2017.

“Nature’s case for same-sex marriage.” March 29th, 2013.

The Observer New Review/The Guardian:

The Uninhabitable Earth: A Story of the Future by David Wallace-Wells – review” February 17th, 2019.

The benefits of urban trees.” The Hindu BusinessLine. July 6th, 2018.

“Leaf wonder” in a world of changing forests. NPR 13.7. November 16th, 2017.

Song of the Balsam Fir. Northern Woodlands. Autumn edition, 2017.

Notes on Ecological Aesthetics and Ethics. Garrison Institute Online. September 7th, 2017.

Ten ways to listen to trees. Scientific American online. May 10, 2017.

Listening to the thoughts of the forest. Undark: Truth, Beauty, Science. May 7, 2017.

Springtime gardening: Begin by listening to trees. Houzz. April 28th, 2017.

The long reach of Jerusalem’s olive trees. Forward. April 12th, 2017.

Life is the network, not the self. NPR 13.7. April 4th, 2017.


Wonder Increases as Speed Decreases. Schuler Books Guest Blog.

Fifty Years later: Rachel Carson’s Legacy. Chattanooga Times Free Press. October 14th, 2012.


The Forest Unseen: A Year’s Watch in Sewanee’s Forest. Scientific American Guest Blog. April 19th, 2012.