The Jersey Devil walks into a bar

Princeton Echo

-Pine Barrens Eliane 1
Illustration by Eliane Gerrits

Fifty miles from my home in Princeton is a place distinguished primarily by its emptiness. It is the Pine Barrens, which occupies the same physical and literary space in New Jersey that Lapland does in my native Europe. It is the wilderness next door, hiding in plain sight under the turned-up nose of the bustling population centers of New York and Philadelphia.

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