Adapted from a class I taught for Clarion West
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Some of the most preposterous mushrooms I've encountered, as well as a few I haven't.
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Content warning: graphic descriptions of historical violence I began this essay on May 4, when Ida B. Wells received a much-deserved posthumous Pulitze…
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At 3:15 pm today, after weeks of packing, spraying, scrubbing, and scouring until my knuckles swelled and my fingertips cracked, I turned in a bag of k…
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Last week was the orange silk of highway poppies; today was the cottonwood, blowing fairy-fine through the air. If the strangeness of the present has s…
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Victor Frankl, unemployment, surrender, & compassion
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So you've adopted an author. Congratulations!
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Self preservation for small, shining, curious creatures
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Idles of the March King
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How one publishes short stories hasn’t changed much over the decades. (Regrettably, neither has the payment.) If you were publishing in the sixties, th…
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One Sunday morning in an autumn long ago, I woke up, prayed, and drove not to my church meeting but into the woods. And I worshiped there.
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Resources and a recipe for the old-fashioned among us
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