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Paperboats Zine

The urge to explore and celebrate all the kinds of lives of Planet Earth is stronger than ever, but the environmental and ecological crisis demands we also lift our eyes, and our voices, to species extinction and habitat loss, to what is happening to the forests and hills, the rivers and seas, our streets and gardens. The writer’s instinct to pay attention has never been more vital. Literature can help us to see the natural world – and our place in it – differently.

Nazaret Ranea

Scottish Mountainside, snow on the peaks, very rocky with copper-coloured sparse vegetation on the lower slopes.


Look at the mountain
and you will see how the grass,
on stormy nights,

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