dVerse Poetics: On Geography

Geography is the key, the crucial accident of birth. A piece of protein could be a snail, a sea lion, or a systems analyst, but it had to start somewhere. This is not science; it is merely metaphor. And the landscape in which the protein “starts” shapes its end as surely as bowls shape water.

Annie Dillard, Teaching a Stone to Talk: Expeditions and Encounters

A post on a poetry blog about geography.

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