Mary Woodbury

Mary Woodbury
Mary Woodbury
is a ClimateCultures Author

Mary Woodbury runs Dragonfly.eco, a site that explores ecology in fiction, including works about climate change.

She writes fiction under pen name Clara Hume. Her novel Back to the Garden has been discussed in Dissent Magazine, Ethnobiology for the Future: Linking Cultural and Ecological Diversity (University of Arizona Press), and Uncertainty and the Philosophy of Climate Change (Routledge). Mary is currently revising the previous stand-alone novel to act as introduction to the Wild Mountain series. Edition 2 was published in late 2018, and following that is the second part of the duology (Dragonfly Publishing, 2021), The Stolen Child. She is also editing a new novel, Up the River (Dragonfly Publishing, 2020), about an oil spill in a small community in the southern United States.

Mary is also a guest author at SFFWorld.com and Artists & Climate Change as well as a contributing author to Tales from the River (Stormbird Press, 2018).

Mary lives in the lower mainland of British Columbia and enjoys hiking, trail-running, writing, red wine, gardening, and dreaming of going back to Ireland.

Mary’s ClimateCultures Posts:

Rising Appalachia

Mary Woodbury returns to ClimateCultures with this moving contribution to our Gifts of Sound and Vision series -- where Members ...
Read More

A History of Eco-fiction, Part 2

You can read part 1 of A History of Eco-fiction here. The Canopy Expands Eco-fiction may have become popular decades ...
Read More

A History of Eco-fiction, Part 1

You can read part 2 of A History of Eco-fiction here. When we approached the cottage in Ireland, a pair ...
Read More

Dragonfly.eco