Thanks to Jim, Jamie, and Garrick Dutcher of Living with Wolves, Sun Valley, ID, ( for their unwavering support of my research, writing, and poetry over the past decade. Also to Maria Ferguson of Wolf Howl Animal Preserve, Etta , MS for being the first to publish my writing on wolves on her web site. Thanks also to my family and friends who have encouraged and supported me through the years-long development of this project--you all know who you are! Thanks also to Matt Thompson and his family of Thompson Printing, Orleans, MA for their skillful design and counsel on the poster itself.