All posts by Heather Swan

Turning Toward

A writer’s poignant reflections on care and healing. What might happen if we all turned toward, instead of away?


The Stories and Languages of Home: A Conversation with Robin W. Kimmerer

Dr. Robin W. Kimmerer speaks about indigenous knowledges, traditional science, and the stories and words that connect us to our nonhuman homes.


Being With Bees

A beekeeper struggles to make sense of aggression from her typically docile insect charges.

Algae Bloom at Fish Lake, WI. Photo by David H. Thompson.

An Incantation to be Spoken Lakeside

A poem inspired by David H. Thompson’s “Algae Bloom at Fish Lake.”