An Excerpt from Trevor Herriot

I am reading and thoroughly enjoying a book by Trevor Herriot, an author and self-taught naturalist living in Saskatchewan. The book is called Jacob’s Wound, and in his seemingly random, warbling style he offers reflections and meditations on our connection to and separation from nature. There are several passages throughout that as I read I…

Up Late One Night

Awake when I want to be asleep. I look to an old connection, but that line is no longer in use. Now it is quiet. Not so quiet as to be a silence; not the harsh, hollow reproach of silence, but a quiet. A connection that no longer works, that both sides seem to have…