Janine Claire Blaeloch | The Sun Magazine

Janine Claire Blaeloch

Janine Claire Blaeloch works as an environmental planner in Seattle, Washington. She is currently researching a book about the relationship between women and bears as expressed in myth, art, literature, dreams, and wild encounters.

— From June 1995


It was bear shit, suddenly familiar and evocative. A pile lay steaming on the doorstep of a boarded-up hotel. I felt hot iron in my legs and pretended to fumble for something in my pocket as I crouched in the doorway and inhaled deeply.

June 1995
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