Ruby McConnell is a writer, geologist, environmental advocate whose work has appeared in Oregon Humanities, Mother Earth News, and Grain Literary Journal. She is author of A Woman’s Guide to the Wild and A Girl’s Guide to the Wild. You can almost always find her in the woods.
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