Thembi twiddling a stick, about to grab it with the tip of her trunk.
Your Daily Elephant
Posted on by Cheryl Merrill
Author: Cheryl Merrill
Cheryl Merrill’s essays have been published in Fourth Genre, Pilgrimage, Brevity, Seems, South Loop Review, Ghoti, Alaska Quarterly Review, Adventum and Isotope. “Singing Like Yma Sumac” was selected for the Best of Brevity 2005 and Creative Nonfiction #27. It was also included in the anthology Short Takes: Model Essays for Composition, 10th Edition. Another essay, “Trunk,” was chosen for Special Mention in Pushcart 2008. She is currently working on a book about elephants: Larger than Life: Living in the Shadows of Elephants. View All Posts
2 thoughts on “Your Daily Elephant”
I envy you in the fact that you got to travel, and that you were able to spend the time that you did with the elephants. It is on my bucket list. Wonderful shot Cheryl!
Make sure it’s on the top of your bucket list!