The writer Erica Berry writes of the connections between the wilderness explorations of her uncle—who killed himself in Alaska before she was born—and herself. When she worked as a wilderness guide for a girls’ camp, she wanted to connect to other people and help them grow up.
"Lady and the Camp: A Lost Uncle and the Found Wilderness,"
Appalachia: Vol. 68
, Article 8.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.dartmouth.edu/appalachia/vol68/iss2/8