A meditation on the poem “For the Children” by Gary Snyder in relation to a long-distance hiking trip the author took with her family.
The Art of Andrea
Andrea Lani is the author of Uphill Both Ways: Hiking toward Happiness on the Colorado Trail (Bison Books, 2022). She's a Maine Master Naturalist and an editor at Literary Mama. She writes about family and the natural world from her home in Maine, and she can be found online at www.andrealani.com.