I’m about to finish reading Moonheart by Charles de Lint! I started it three winters ago and put it down during the following semesters… it’s been worth it to pick it up again. Very interesting premise, and I love de Lint’s connections and references to the powers of nature/ shamanism, and zen.
“She has far and very far to go until that day,” the stag replied. “Will you wait all those years for her?”
“If I must.”
“So be it. I chased the moon’s shadow for a hundred hundred years before I learned my wisdom. Can I deny you your right at playing the fool for your own moonheart?”
|—||“Moonheart”, Charles de Lint|