Of an Elephant’s Foot

eric mccarty
2 min readMar 30

Of an elephant’s foot:

of all the many fascinating aspects of an elephant, and there are so many, it’s their feet that draws my curiosity right now. Physically, it’s the trunk that seems to garner the most attention, displaying such dexterity and grace making it an incredible instrument to witness, holding multiple functions, always in motion, exploring the world through scent and delicate touch. An elephant’s trunk can…

eric mccarty

Writer, prose poetry, meditation teacher and lifetime student