Still Life with Horses
ISBN10: 0996195238 ISBN13: 9780996195232 Publisher: Howling Bird Pr Published: Nov 1 2017 Pages: 136 Weight: 0.85lbs. Height: 8.75" Width: 6.00" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
Literary Nonfiction. Women's Studies. Winner of The Howling Bird Press 2017 Nonfiction Prize. Through the lens of her relationship with a beloved horse, STILL LIFE WITH HORSES chronicles the quest to live ethically while navigating a changing personal and professional landscape. The book explores how animal relationships can keep us grounded when human relationships fail. A New Englander by birth and an Indiana transplant, Harper examines the process of embracing and understanding America's rural heartland as home.
"STILL LIFE WITH HORSES will make you fall in love...with the strength and silence of horses and learn to believe in the healing power of giving oneself fully to the care and pleasures of another living being. Honest, unflinching, it shimmers with the light of life unfolding."--Barb Shoup