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The Lost Spells: A Lyrical Rewilding of the Human Heart

The Lost Spells: A Lyrical Rewilding of the Human Heart

Nov 30, 2020-- "A century after the great nature writer Henry Beston insisted that we need "a wiser and perhaps a more mystical concept of animals," observing how "in a world older and more complete than ours they move finished and complete, gifted with extensions of the senses we have lost or never attained, living by voices we shall never hear," Macfarlane and Morris bring us the mystery and wisdom of wild things as complementary and consolatory to our tame incompleteness." More from Brain Pickings about "The Lost Spells" here. (4975 reads)


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