‘A true love and appreciation of wild places and the people who live within them is rooted deep in Joanna, and is reflected throughout her writing.’
Jean du Plessis, Safari guide, Founder of Wayo Africa, Presenter, Animal Planet
‘A really beautifully written piece which absolutely captures your Moroccan experience, thank you.’
Alex Edwards, Natural High Safaris
‘This article is superb, Joanna, I couldn’t be happier. Many thanks indeed and congratulations.’
Will Jones, Founder, Journeys by Design and Wild Philanthropy
‘It seems to me that the natural world is the greatest source of excitement; the greatest source of visual beauty; the greatest source of intellectual interest. It is the greatest source of so much that makes life worth living.’ – Sir David Attenborough
I am a writer, editor and communications consultant. I help companies and individuals tell engaging stories about the beauty of and threats to the natural world. I am collaborative in my approach and have partnered with many photographers, charities, publishers and businesses to produce features, content, books, speeches and communications’ projects.
My long-standing interests include man’s relationship with nature, remote places and travel, wildlife conservation and indigenous cultures and I am committed to issues relating to the natural world and our place in it. Click here for further details.
My features have been published in many global publications including: National Geographic, The Times, BBC Wildlife, Observer, Guardian, Condé Nast, Daily Mail, Atlantic, Huffington Post and syndicated in many languages. Click here for Joanna’s portfolio of commissions.
In 2011, I was invited to join National Geographic Voices as a regular contributor. National Geographic Voices is a platform where conservationists share stories, insights and ideas about the planet, wildlife, wild spaces and the human journey.
In 2010, actor Sir Mark Rylance directed a one-off theatre performance for Survival International based on ‘We are One’ at the Apollo Theatre, London, with actors including Gillian Anderson, Emilia Fox, Julie Christie, Derek Jacobi and Michael Gambon. Click here.
My talks on the power of storytelling to raise awareness of the natural world include sessions at the Hay Festival, Royal Geographical Society’s ‘Explore’ conference, Falmouth University and the Bristol Natural History Consortium.