In honor of the Outdoor Rec issue, an ode to our beautiful outdoors, in six parts.
Part One: The Source names a poet laureate of This Perfect Day. Because what's better than a day doing something you love outside? Doing it with poetry, of course.
all the highways END IN SKY
by Emily Carrthursday rehearses herself on top
of a mountain, the sun arrives backwards,
double-fisted, an animal wind moves
in the trees, rearranging the world
in terms of female honesty. (you've come
this far so why not—
Parts Two, Three, Four, Five and Six: Source writers share their Perfect Days.