Anne Marie Easker Miller is a creative writer and journalist interested in faith, place, and justice. She is a 2023 master of divinity graduate of Duke Divinity School and formerly worked at the Sun newspapers in southwest Florida. There, she won awards from the Florida Society of News Editors in 2020 for enterprise reporting and community leadership.
When I was a child, my dad would quiz me on the kinds of trees growing in our yard and throughout the acres of sloping timber behind our house. Cherry tree, shagbark hickory, red oak, white oak, pin oak. I learned their names like they were dear friends. I knew the ditch flowers, too, gathering […]