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The Nature Conservancy Essay Competition

http://www.natureaustralia.org.au/about/nature-writing-prize-2017/ The Nature Conservancy is offering its fourth biennial nature writing prize, closing 27th January. The Nature Conservancy generously publishes the winning entries on its website. I highly recommend checking them out.  

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Notions of Home

In her novel, The Alphabet of Light and Dark, Danielle Wood explores the Australian sense of rootlessness. Essie, the protagonist, is a Tasmanian living in Western Australia. On a visit to Scotland, she encounters Walter Scott’s verse engaved on an … Continue reading

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