The On Being Project

Tess Gallagher
Tess Gallagher

is a poet, fiction writer, essayist, screenplay writer, and translator. She was born in 1943 in Port Angeles, Washington, to a logging family. Her early years were marked by the rhythms of seasonal work, as well as the landscape of both the Northwest and the Ozarks, where her grandparents lived.

Walking Meditation with Thich Nhat Hanh: A Poem

A journey of collective mindfulness with the Vietnamese Zen master, crystallized in verse.

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