The Essence of Life – Rain Arlender

“Seeking outdoors-loving colleague. Solitude-requiring, big-footed preferably.”

Usually with an ad like this one would look the other way. But Aurora is in a pinch – she has to take the job.

Her employer is a Scottish family who run a distillery. Her workplace is the open field: no animals, no crops and nothing to do. Her work tool – and only companion – a giant pair of Wellington boots. Aurora’s task is to walk in the field, and she has no idea why she is getting paid for it…