Flint and Steel
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Flint and Steel

My Father Could See the Land — I Try Each Day

Celebrating Earth Month 2022: My nature autobiography and an invitation and prompt to write your own

Photo collage of my dad in Indiana, picking vegetables, and view of his village in Greece
Photo collage of my dad in Indiana, picking vegetables, and view of his village in Greece

My father could see the land. He could trace the curvature of the earth with his eye. On our drive to the farthest western edge of Illinois to visit my best friend, Kate, at her family farm in Galena, we found ourselves…

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E. Katherine Kottaras

E. Katherine Kottaras

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M.A. English// M.S. Kinesiology, Integrative Wellness. Contemplative teacher & writer. 🏳️‍🌈☮️🌴🍕 Chronic pain yields chronic hope.