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Your Daily Elephants in Morning Light

Doing what elephants do 20 our of 24 hours – eat the landscape.

photograph by Cheryl Merrill
photograph by 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.

9 thoughts on “Your Daily Elephants in Morning Light

  1. Reblogged this on Caylee's Catches and commented:
    If clear-cutting and poaching continue, these wonderful shots and art will be a thing of the past. Our planet will have no lungs to breathe. Please stop and think about that for a moment.

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