The Renegade Press

Tales from the mouth of a wolf

“Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.” Horace Over the past two months I have been listening to an album written by a man who has lived a life far more complex, more arduous, and heartbreaking than my own. The acknowledgement that another life may be more …

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In 1995, biologists released fourteen wolves into Yellowstone National Park as a means of managing the critically high number of elk overgrazing within the reserve. It had been more than seventy years since wolves had resided in Yellowstone, and their reintroduction triggered an event known as a trophic cascade within the park’s ecosystem. Through hunting, …

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One of the most common societal misconceptions about life is that it is linear. From the moment that we are old enough to process complex thoughts, we are told that we will spend our time between birth and death transitioning from one progressive stage to the next. We’re told that we will go to school, …

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 “You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” Dr. Seuss. I recently had a moment… It was one of those moments when all the pieces of the puzzle that we call life suddenly fall into place, and for a brief instant everything that you have …

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