Saturday, August 05, 2017

warp and woof of their shared sense of place and time

Letters of Gary Snyder and Wendell Berry

Over and over in these pages the authors rise up to the big, mythical arenas of human existence, then float back down to the simple comforts of the mundane. Such is the feast that feeds them. And as a reader of these letters, it’s hard not to feel terribly fortunate to be seated at the table.