Resurgence • Author Wendell Berry The thoughts in this book, on the contrary, are not mine. Author Profile Wendell Berry. Wendell Berry is a poet, philosopher and conservationist, and farms in Kentucky. Sanity and Sanitation • Wendell Berry.
Farmland Without Farmers - The Atlantic Berry has employed all the forms he works in--poetry, the essay, fiction short and long--toward an examination of what it means to be placed: what here and elsewhere he s ``membership''; American individualism-turned-loneliness seems like the nhtmare that puts his eloquence to greatest use. The Wendell Berry Sentence That Inspired Michael Pollan's Food. This article has been adapted from Wendell Berry's recent book, Our Only.Wendell Berry On Being" />
The Peace of Wild Things" by Wendell Berry On Being Though only one of the five stories here, ``Making It Home''--a war veteran slowly walks his way out of horror toward his known identity, his own Kentucky landscape--describes it expressly, a cradling arc is the shape most fundamental to didactic art from Dante onward; in other stories as well, all set in the community of Port William (Remembering, 1988, etc.), often there is a rescue (such as that, in the title piece, of an old man from a degrading death-in-hospital) or an unnoticed support (``A Jonquil for Mary Penn'')--a floor beneath which one cannot drop. Wendell Berry. This poem is excerpted from "The Selected Poems of Wendell Berry" and is reprinted with permission of the author and Counterpoint Press.