Coming with the daffodils and dying with the roses, Wafted by the zephyr’s wing athwart the spaces high, Lurking in the flower’s bloom or e’er its breast uncloses, Reeling with sweet draughts of scent, and light, and deep blue sky; Shaking wide its dusty wings and like the breezes breasting Burdenless and innocent the sky’s […]

Beauty Lost in Nature

“There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore, There is society, where none intrudes, By the deep sea, and music in its roar: I love not man the less, but Nature more” ― George Gordon Byron

That Yummy Food

“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien “After a good dinner one can forgive anybody, even one’s own relations.” ― Oscar Wilde “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” ― Virginia Woolf “Humor […]

Big Cats

“We know that God is everywhere; but certainly we feel His presence most when His works are on the grandest scale spread before us; and it is in the unclouded night-sky, where His worlds wheel their silent course, that we read clearest His infinitude, His omnipotence, His omnipresence.” – Charlotte Brontë

Who You Looking At?

“An animal’s eyes have the power to speak a great language.” – Martin Buber “Each species is a masterpiece, a creation assembled with extreme care and genius.” – Edward O. Wilson “Animals are such agreeable friends — they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.” – George Eliot “A black cat crossing your path signifies […]

Budding Photographer

What i like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.” ― Karl Lagerfeld “When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.” ― Ansel Adams “You don’t make a photograph just with a camera. You bring to the […]

The Beach

The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach – waiting for a gift from the sea. – Anne Morrow Lindbergh To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before […]

Boys in the Woods

“Oh, for boyhood’s painless play, sleep that wakes in laughing day, health that mocks the doctor’s rules, knowledge never learned of schools.” – John Greenleaf Whittier “If boyhood and youth are but vanity, must it not be our ambition to become men?” – Vincent Van Gogh “All my boyhood, all I ever wanted was to […]

Sunrise? Sunset? Don’t Know

“If you want to be reminded of the love of the Lord, just watch the sunrise.” ― Jeannette Walls “There’s a sunrise and a sunset every single day, and they’re absolutely free. Don’t miss so many of them.” ― Jo Walton “Sunrise paints the sky with pinks and the sunset with peaches. Cool to warm. […]

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Somewhere Down The Road

Go right straight down the road, to do what is best, and to do it frankly and without evasion. – George C. Marshall If you see ten troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you. – Calvin Coolidge Down the road, I’ll probably […]

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Amazing Beach with White Sand

The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach – waiting for a gift from the sea. – Anne Morrow Lindbergh To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before […]

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Seashore with No Seashells

“I could never stay long enough on the shore; the tang of the untainted, fresh, and free sea air was like a cool, quieting thought.” — Helen Keller, Writer “When anxious, uneasy and bad thoughts come, I go to the sea, and the sea drowns them out with its great wide sounds, cleanses me with […]

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Road Less Traveled

  The Road Not Taken Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, as just as fair, And having perhaps the better […]

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Another Green Pond Where Pong Live

A fool can throw a stone in a pond that 100 wise men can not get out. – Saul Bellow When you drop any new idea in the pond of the world, you get a ripple effect. You have to be aware that you will be creating a cascade of change. – Joel A. Barker […]

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Mystic River

“Life isn’t happily ever after… It’s work. The person you love is rarely worthy of how big your love is. Because no one is worthy of that and maybe no one deserves that burden of it, either. You’ll be let down. You’ll be disappointed and have your trust broken and have a lot of real […]

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White Mountain

“The best way to be appreciative for your life is to live it; don’t die for any other reason but love. Dreams are what guide us, art is what defines us, math is makes it all possible, and love is what lights our way.” ― Mike Norton, White Mountain

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Lost Lake

“I lost Ike,’ Aunt Josephine said, ‘and I lost Lake Lachrymose. I mean, I didn’t really lose it, of course. It’s still down in the valley. But I grew up on its shores. I used to swim in it every day. I know which beaches were sandy and which were rocky. I knew all the […]

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Rocky Mountain High

When he first came to the mountains his life was far away On the road and hangin’ by a song But the string’s already broken and he doesn’t really care It keeps changin’ fast and it don’t last for long But the Colorado rocky mountain high I’ve seen it rainin’ fire in the sky The […]

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