Anna Elkins’ essay about her pilgrimage to Pablo Neruda’s homeland is on the new online travel magazine called Hidden Compass! Hidden Compass is run by a fun and writerly cadre of global adventurers. We are looking forward to following this beautiful publication. Tiny excerpt of Anna’s essay below. Head to Hidden Compass for the rest!

                                                        La Vía Poética

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He celebrated lemons, socks, artichokes, bees, broken things. He could look at a tuna in the market and see the truth of the sea in it. He filled his odes with clocks and memory, thread and temptation, wine and dreams. He let the visible introduce the Invisible …

Click here to read the rest of the story on Hidden Compass…

 

 

 

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