Miriam Lancewood

Miriam Lancewood is the author of the best-selling memoir Woman in the Wilderness. With her companion Peter, a New Zealander 30 years her senior who she met in India, she decided to live – in the most primitive manner - in the wilderness of the Southern Alps. Miriam was born in 1983 in Holland.

Oct 29, 2020

A letter from the actually not-so-bad future

A writer imagines what life – and the planet – is like many decades down the track.

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Jul 3, 2017

'Grab his horns and cut his throat'

An extract from the extraordinary Woman in the Wilderness, a memoir by Miriam Lancewood about her decision to leave civilisation to live - and hunt - in the New Zealand bush.

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