"Ellen, I highly recommend rereading them - or listening to them, which I'm doing. I have listened to all of George Eliot on CD and love them much more than when I read them in my 20s. They were sheer joy. The long paragraphs I skimmed over are…"
In reply to your question about online nature writing groups, check out an Australian Nature Writing site that may interest you at http://www.olvarwood.com.au
Another source in the USA for nature writers is at…"