Paddling Your Own Canoe

With three newly commissioned poems already on the go, and developing plans to canoe coast-to-coast via the country’s canal network, our new Canal Laureate Nancy Campbell is immersing herself in canal life. We’ll be sharing reports and new poems shortly, but meanwhile, here’s a piece Nancy wrote for the ClimateCultures blog, detailing of how and why she came to carve her own kayak paddle.