Cindy Crosby is a contributor to The Tallgrass Prairie Reader (forthcoming from University of Iowa Press).
Wilderness Hiking as Spiritual Practice
When I go backpacking, I pack light—no laptop, no phone, and especially no books. But reading Belden Lane, I’m tempted to begin toting a tome or two.
Opening the Sacred Conversation Within
Karen Hering believes that writing is a way to tune into your inner voice and discover the relationship you have with whom or what you believe in.
A Journal of My Son’s First Son
Anne Lamott fans: if you're expecting a reprise of the gritty Operating Instructions, this isn't it. But read on.
Human Restoration and the End of Nature-Deficit Disorder
In Last Child in the Woods, Richard Louv sounded an alarm over the loss of outdoor experiences for children. Not only children, however, need to be outdoors.