Science Writer & Naturalist
award-winning museum exhibit. Find merchandise for sale through TopatoCo.
Other Comics WorkOther Webcomic: Wild City Comics, a past strip about urban ecology co-created with Maris Wicks.
A Few Comics Clients: Ranger Rick, The Nib, Torontoist, Nature Ecology & Evolution, Pipe Wrench.
Praise: ALA Booklist’s Top 10 Sci-Tech Books of 2021 | ABA Best Bird Books of the Year | BirdWatching Magazine
“the most perfect of popular science titles” –Booklist starred review
“So joyful that it’s almost effervescent” –Foreword Reviews Jacob Souva, out through Tundra Books.
“A witty look at the less-beautiful characteristics of butterflies.” –Kirkus starred review
Praise: School Library Journal | Birds & Blooms Magazine | Audubon | Comicosity | Geek Dad | ALA
“She is the rare humorist who understands nature and biology well enough to make even the most cranky birder crack a smile.” –BirdWatching Magazine First Second. Art by Jon Chad.
“A story line infused with humor and drama . . . budding astro-tourists in middle elementary grades will happily sign up for repeat journeys.” –School Library Journal starred review Workman. Ages 8-12.
“A worldwide collection of superior oddities…One delectable sampler of wonders, there for the asking.” –Kirkus Binglin Hu, coming in Summer 2022 through Random House Graphic. Ages 7+. Jacob Souva, out in April 2022 through Tundra Books.
Other Writing WorkTV: Episodes and Interstitials for PBS’ Elinor Wonders Why.
Articles: Audubon, Mental_Floss, Mass Audubon’s Connections.
Blog Posts: Mass Audubon, Nature Conservancy Canada, Living Alongside Wildlife.
Rosemary is a funny, thought-provoking speaker who delivers talks on nature, birds, comics, and science outreach and leads workshops for students of all ages. Interested in having her speak? Drop her a line.
Talks & Workshops
Keynotes: Rio Grande Birding Festival, San Diego Bird Festival, Great Salt Lake Bird Festival, National Association for Interpretation, Central Valley Birding Symposium, Klamath Falls Winter Wings Festival.
Talks & Workshops: National Aviary, Harvard’s Arnold Arboretum, Maine Audubon Bird Festival, Brookline Bird Club, Toronto Bird Celebration, Caveat NYC, Birds of Vermont Museum, Ithaca College, many birding clubs, and others.
When she’s not writing, she’s out in the field doing some very amateur nature photography and trying not to feed the mosquitoes.