Connecting People with Nature

Writer's Guidelines pays writers for short articles (300-600 words) that inspire curiosity about Nature, provoke people to get more exercise by using hiking trails in parks, and stimulate discussion about human-kind's place in Nature. All articles should have an ecological basis, and fit into the broad categories of Parks, Trails (preferably in Ohio but other geographical areas may be acceptable), Nature, and the Place of Humans In Nature.

Trail reviews should include:

All other articles should include at least

All articles should strive to instill a sense of joy, wonderment and connection to nature. A little spirituality as part of the article is a good thing, as long as it does not predominate.

We buy non-exclusive rights, and pay 3 to 6 cents per word upon acceptance for the article, which includes photographs. All submissions must be made via email. Article must be sent as text within the body of the email, with the photographs being attached as jpg files to the same email. Email article submissions or queries to's feed chicklet's email chicklet's e-newsletter chicklet
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