Ruth Heil is an author, freelance writer, and nature-print artist. A common thread ties together all her work: an enduring respect for nature. Her philosophy runs thick with gratitude for the gifts she, like all humans, were given at birth: the ability to be grateful, the chance to appreciate nature, and the opportunity to experience life on this remarkable planet.

You are invited to join Ruth through one or all of her websites.

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Freelance writing for ecofriendly audiences.

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Personal essays that might be described as “what greedy capitalists don’t want you to know.” Topics focus on ways to declare your independence from over-consumption and wastefulness.

Originally, the Ruth took a similar-but-broader approach and reflected upon the challenges of living a simple life. Find a decade’s worth of old posts at the archive: TheWriteBeat.com/BacktoBasicsBlog/

Personal blog featuring brief thoughts that arise while spending time outside.

Natural Renderings

Natural Renderings – Original art for sale, created by Nature, translated by Ruth