The words and images in this blog are meant to encourage thoughtful awareness, an active mind, and mindful actions.
The title of the blog, “So It Goes…,” is my homage to Kurt Vonnegut, an unrivaled thinker, writer, and storyteller.
Devon Fredericksen is a freelance writer who specializes in environmental issues, social justice, and book reviews. Her work has been published in Indian Country Today Media Network, The Sheet, Eastside Magazine, The Planet, The Western Front, and Huxley College’s book, Green Fire, a collection of environmental profiles. She holds B.A. degrees in environmental journalism and Spanish from Western Washington University. She lives in Olympia, WA, but currently is visiting Bishop, CA, where she explores the Sierra mountains and surrounding desert via backpacking, cycling, hiking and climbing. She teaches a reading and writing class at the local middle school. She is also a proud, self-proclaimed bibliophile who works as a bookseller at Spellbinder Books, where one book at a time, the staff is making the world a more literate place.
* All photos on this blog were taken by Devon Fredericksen except for those attributed to other sources.