Dancer; naturalist; author.  Self-trained as a naturalist in Alabama and Mexico. As a dancer, performed with Isadora Duncan; member of a dance troupe that performed for soldiers in World War I.  Moved to Fairhope after World War II.


Introduction to The Butterfly Tree, University of Alabama Press, 1991.


Artist’s Mermaid.  New Haven, CT:  Penny Poems, 1960.

Fields of Force:  An Excursion into Hindu Metaphysics as Applied to Biology.  London:  Theosophical Publishing House, 1956.

Private Life of the Protozoa, and of their Neighbors, the Metazoa and the Insect Larvae.  New York: Ronald Press, 1950.

Webs in the Wind:  The Habits of Web-Weaving Spiders.  New York:  Ronald Press, 1949.