Today I’ll just link to Andi O’Conor’s New York Times interview about the Four Mile Canyon Fire. Apparently she talks to people as beautifully as she writes. I wish she were building her new home right next door to mine.
In the article and in the blog, a poem of Tony Hoagland’s is referenced. It’s called “Voyage.” The poet says:
We had to go on finding out the story
by pushing into it—
Well, I’ll let you read the interview, and more of Andi’s posts if you’d like, to discover the context. It’s worth thinking about.