Living in story
One story haunts, another delights.
Some encourage, some evoke fright.
You’re a kind, kindred soul, Jules. Yes, a bear. I love bears. I lived rather closely among brown ones for a summer working at Brooks Lodge, on the Brooks River in Katmai National Park, Alaska. I then and have since found them to be kindred souls, a totem animal of sorts (except for the part where the boars cannibalize young bears). I uniquely…