40 minutes | Nov 3rd 2020

Outdoor Writer Christine Peterson- looking for peace in wild things and wild places. [EP 243]

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Christine Peterson Christine has been covering outdoors for the Casper (Wyo.) Star-Tribune and other publications for almost a decade. She makes her home in Wyoming with her husband and young daughter where they spend every available moment looking for the peace of wild things and wild places. Facebook Twitter Instagram   The Outdoor Biz Podcast   Please give us a rating and review HERE   Show Notes Sponsors Eastern Mountain Sports Tee Public Things we talked about Casper Wyoming Casper Wyoming Star-Tribune Mentors Outdoor Writers Association of America (OWAA) Colleen Miniuk - Photographer and Author Matt Miller- editor of the Cool Green Science blog Kris Millgate Michael Furman Mark Freeman Christine's clients Cool Green Science blog Bugle, Rocky mountain foundations magazine Trout Unlimited Backcountry Journal Advice It's a tough one and, and you'll read about it and read about how it is. The media landscape is changing so much, but I also think that it's very possible, And this is going to be the sort of same cliched advice that you would give in most professions, but just get started. And that's something that I think just getting going is the biggest hurdle. The nice part about right now is that there is a media landscape where you can write things and put them out and have people read them. Like, start writing regular Facebook posts. Have a blog like Colleen, who we talked about a little bit earlier. She writes a weekly advice column on photography called dear bubbles, it's very popular. And she just started doing it right. And put it out on our network and people come to rely on it. I think that's something that people can do and they can do today. They could listen to this and then think, okay, darn it. I'm going to start posting pictures regularly, or I'm going to start writing these articles, and I'm gonna do it regularly and I'm gonna offer it up and then I'm gonna see where it goes. And then my only request is that when somebody starts, when publications approach you and want you to write for them, you being their listeners, don't do it for free. Show Banner "nature and everyone in it has a story if you listen" Favorite Gear Coleman two-burner stove Favorite Books Fishing Through the Apocalypse, by Matt Miller My Place Among Men, by Kris Millgate The Feather Thief by Kirk Wallace Johnson Connect with Christine Instagram: instagram.com/she.will.roam/  Twitter: @PetersonOutside Website: christine-peterson.com Email: petersonoutside@gmail.com   Please subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or anywhere you get your podcasts   Snippets 6:05- 6:50 Become an Outdoor Writer 28:30 - 30:10 Books 35:08 - 36:34 Gear 22:22 - 24:09 Advice
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