Mallory McDuff

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Mallory McDuff teaches at Warren Wilson College in Asheville, NC, where she lives on campus with her two daughters.  She is the author of the books "Natural Saints" (OUP, 2010), "Sacred Acts" (New Society Publishers, 2012), and co-author of "Conservation Education and Outreach Techniques (OUP, 2015).  Her essays have appeared in BuzzFeed, The Rumpus, Full Grown People, Sojourners, Literary Mama, and more.  Find her at:


Cover Photo: L. Prang & Co., 1861-1897, Boston Public Library via Flickr
My Father’s Final Gift to Us? He Planned a Natural Burial

His bluegrass band at the gravesite? Check. No embalming? Check.

May 15, 2018