|In this exhilarating work, Barbara Hurd explores
some of the most extraordinary places on earth, from sacred caves in
India to secret caves in Arizona. With passionately informed prose,
Hurd makes these strange dark spaces come to light, illuminating the
natural history and spiritual territory of caves as powerfully as
Kathleen Norris portrayed the Dakotas.
the Stone provides an awe-inducing tour through a fragile
and beautiful subterranean world..
This is the second volume in a trilogy that includes with Stirring the Mud
and Walking the Wrack Line.
Entering the Stone
Caves and Feeling through the Dark
University of Georgia Press,