Sightings: Extraordinary Encounters with Ordinary Birds by Sam Keen

By Sam Keen

In twelve interwoven essays, Sam prepared, the recent York instances best-selling writer of fireside within the abdominal, stocks moments of spirituality and perception that he's skilled whereas poultry observing. prepared has been blessed with moments of good looks that he translates with wit, knowledge, and a little bit down-home philosophy. From his early life ramblings within the Tennessee wasteland to a heartbreaking force via Arizona to a walk at the shore of Lake Michigan on his seventieth birthday, listed here are meditations on such common principles as friendship, the character of the soul, and the discontentment that incorporates getting precisely what you will have. Watercolor renderings of attractive birds comparable to the Indigo Bunting, our lord god poultry, and the Yellow-Bellied Sapsucker around out the gathering, making SIGHTINGS a stunning and encouraging quantity.

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