A few thoughts to start your thoughts about your relationship with nature and the natural world:
What is your first memory of nature or the outdoors?
What is the role of the writer in observing and reporting about the natural world?
Do you think a nature or outdoors writer has a role as a spiritual caretaker for the earth and the universe?
Does the writer or artist have a responsibility for nature beyond that of the scientist?
Describe the intersection of creativity and responsibility.
Does a nature writer need to maintain the same exacting standards of truth as a scientist?