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Bird Cloud by Annie Proulx
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Aug 26, 2011

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bookshelves: author-women, memoir-autobiography-biography
Read in April, 2011

It truly would have been a moving book, if Annie had added and ruminated more on both the happenings and personal connections with the flora and fauna and landscape in which she sought to surround herself.

I wished Annie had conveyed the depth of her longing; a bit of Diane Ackerman or Bernd Heinrich mix with a wash of Emily Dickinson would have been magic. As it was, I have a decent book that catalogued Annie's homesteading and woeful winter departure.
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