On Finding the Birds

On Finding the Birds

by Jeremy B Jones October 24, 2017 3 Comments

Beyond my grandma’s living room, I talked to the birds, often to birds unseen. Some calls were easier to imitate than others. The bobwhite sang back most consistently, once I finally managed a passable whistle and could parrot its low opening note that quickly slides upward. In hayfields and from meadowed hills, I called out—the low bob, the high white—and it called back.

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Finding Space to Write

Finding Space to Write

by Jeremy B Jones July 05, 2017 2 Comments

Last summer, the book project I was in the midst of was mapped out on a drafting table in my writing space: sheets of paper with lists and quotes, photographs and maps, excerpts from 19th century books on gold mining. 

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The Weight of Religious Language – Part II

The Weight of Religious Language – Part II

by Jeremy B Jones June 27, 2016

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The Weight of Religious Language – Part I

The Weight of Religious Language – Part I

by Jeremy B Jones June 13, 2016

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On Making Space

On Making Space

by Jeremy B Jones May 05, 2016

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Layered Space: Perspectives from a Time Traveling Writer

Layered Space: Perspectives from a Time Traveling Writer

by Jeremy B Jones July 29, 2015

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