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.
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6 thoughts on “Golden Grass: Your Daily Elephant”
A beautiful animal in a beautiful place.
Thanks! How are you these days?
Quite well, thank you, and trusting you are, too. At last, today has been warmish and sunny – so perhaps there is a Summer after all!
Yes, doing well. Headed to a conference with agents and editors. Wish me luck!
I hope the conference went well.
It starts the 11th; flying to San Francisco!