Tech Producer, Discovery News
Web producer for Discovery News Tech by day. Fiction writer by night.
news.discovery.com — Rarest Wolf at Risk: The Ethiopian wolf evolved some 100,000 years ago and found a comfortable niche in life above 3,000 meters (1.86 miles), where it where it preys almost exclusively on high-altitude rodents. Now, fewer than 500 of Africa's only wolf species are thought to survive.
tracystaedter.com — Dialogue in fiction is not simply people chatting away about their day. It's supposed to do a lot of hard work: characterize the speaker, advance the plot, convey subtext. In a writing workshop that I'm taking this fall, the instructor, author Adam Stumacher, gave us some great advice about dialogue that I wanted to share here.
treehugger.com — Up until January of this year, Great Lakes wolves were protected under the Endangered Species Act. But just ten months after being delisted, hunters are being given a chance to bait, trap, and shoot them for sport. In a dramatic turnaround for human-wolf relations, wildlife officials from Wisconsin there recently began issuing hunting permits allowing gamesmen to kill the formerly 'endangered' animals.
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