Interesting Things

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Are they simple, are they thoughts, or are these interesting things simply thoughtful?

Slipping Down the Stream

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What can we discover of ourselves when we are slipping down the stream?

At Buttermilk Falls

Ditch the Cover: A Dad’s Feelings on Open-Air Breastfeeding

Todd Davis offers a powerful poem of listening, reflection, and the natural world.

The Canoe Ride

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Looking both inward and outward, Kenny Fries reminds us of how beauty “elevates our lives beyond mere description.”

The Collapse Of Western Civilization: A View From The Future

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Jesse Kornbluth shares his review of Naomi Oreskes & Erik M. Conway’s new book, as well as his interview with Ms. Oreskes.

The Making of a Wild Child

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Get your child in the wild and the wild in your child because kids are natural in nature!

I am a Nature Dork

I am a Nature Dork

Any chance I have to get out into the trees turns me into a total nature dork.

Father/Son Adventures and the Glory of The California Dipsea Trail

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While out exploring with my son, we came across a pleasant surprise.

You’ve Never Seen Anchovies Like This Before [Video]

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The dark shapes in the water aren’t shadows. They are fish. Lots of fish.

Making Peace with the Coming Collapse

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It’s the world’s largest social movement. Jed Diamond explains what it is, why it’s desperately important, and why it’s remained largely invisible.

A Man Among Fallen Trees

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The first time that he destroyed a tree, Colin Vandenberg felt masculine, and powerful…and sad.

Guyhood Call for Submissions: Get Outside, Because “Out is In”

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July is National Parks and Recreation Month and Henry David Thoreau’s birthday. GMP wants your stories about outdoor adventures, misadventures, and everything in between.

How Nature Is Saving Boys In The Murder Capital Of New York

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Newburgh, NY is one tough town. Here is one man’s story of working to soften it.

Meet the Best Fathers on the Planet (Hint: They’re Not Human)

Meet the Best Fathers on the Planet (Hint: They're Not Human)

Buzz Bishop highlights three examples of “dads” from the animal kingdom that should be considered amongst the best, most dedicated fathers on Earth.

My Kids Don’t Deserve a Birthday Party

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How does a good dad from Indonesia learn to deny his children birthday celebrations?

What if Nature Spoke Directly to You?

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When a man tunes his ear to the voice of the land and nature, a new perspective can emerge. Do you have the courage to listen?