Story 53: Seeds of Doubt
In the middle of the night, I will sometimes wake up in our small orange tent to listen to my growing seeds of doubt, will trace their shaping forms in my mind, will question the what ifs that lurk nearby. (See Links 37 and 38)
‘Seeds of Doubt is part 2 of the Fear series, which also includes: ‘Shadows on the Wall’, ‘Magic Spells’, ‘Potato Bugs’ and ‘Lake Cabonga’.
A Summer Replay: Path
Last winter a man I met in a small northern community told me that when he was young he would hunt for Caribou with his uncle. One evening, at dusk, he watched as thousands of the large lumbering animals moved not as one, but swirled in all directions. He said that the ground moved and shook with noise and motion. But the caribou don’t migrate that far south anymore.
This Story is about impermanence, toads, caribou and the forest.