To write about ferrets, this from Newsweek.
Nature writer Paul Tolme was surprised to find his descriptions of black-footed ferrets in a steamy romance novel about an affair between a Native American chief and a pioneer woman.
He was alerted by an email from some smart bitches.
"Immersion in the life of the world, a willingness to be inhabited by and to speak for others, including those beyond the realm of the human, these are the practices not just of the bodhisattva but of the writer." --Jane Hirshfield