categories: Cocktail Hour
We just put up a beautiful photo of some black skimmers in our creative writing hallway. The phot0 is by MFA graduate, Eric Vithalani, who is a fantastic nature photographer.
I have framed the short essay below and asked permission to hang it below Eric’s photo. This piece appeared in Orion a while back. I might have posted the text here before, but I like the way the original looked in the mag so here it is again: