Foreword Reviews

The River Always Wins

Water as a Metaphor for Hope and Progress

2020 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Essays (Adult Nonfiction)

A meditation on movement of both society and nature, based on the author’s experiences as an activist. In short, aphoristic chapters, Marquis explores the power of force and collectivity through the metaphor of water. As an activist, David Marquis founded the Oak Cliff Nature Preserve in Dallas, and has consulted with the Texas Conservation Alliance since 2011. He brings an unerring belief in the connective and healing power of nature to "The River Always Wins."