TCC Reads: Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard

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Pilgrim at Tinker Creek We recommend Annie Dillard’s collection of essays about the natural world and our place in it, Pilgrim at Tinker Creek. The book records the narrator’s thoughts on solitude, writing, and religion, as well as scientific observations on the flora and fauna she encounters. Touching upon themes of faith, nature, and awareness, Dillard once described it as a “book of theology.” It also contains one of the best essays ever written on vocation, “Living Like Weasels”. Read the whole essay here: Living Like Weasels. Read an excerpt after the jump:

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