Heidi Sopinka has worked as a bush cook in the Yukon, a travel writer in Southeast Asia, a helicopter pilot, and a magazine editor, and she is co-founder of Horses Atelier. The Dictionary of Animal Languages, her first novel, was published this year in Canada, the U.K., and the U.S. and is being translated into Polish
In the blazing hot early June sun, fresh off a transatlantic flight, I bicycled across town to the Gardiner Museum for the second-last day of Yoko Ono’s The Riverbed exhibition. I rode through a gauze of hazy bliss that might . . .