The Walk

Monday, April 17th, 2017
"How can you explain that you need to know that the trees are still there, and the hills and the sky? Anyone knows they are. How can you say it is time your pulse responded to another rhythm, the rhythm of the day and the season instead of the hour and the minute? No, you cannot explain. So you walk." (Author Unknown---this quote was excerpted from a New York Times Newspaper editorial entitled "The Walk," ... Read More...

It’s not easy being green

Monday, April 10th, 2017
It's not that easy being green; Having to spend each day the color of the leaves. When I think it could be nicer being red, or yellow or gold... or something much more colorful like that. It's not easy being green. It seems you blend in with so many other ord'nary things. And people tend to pass you over 'cause you're not standing out like flashy sparkles in the water or stars in the sky. But green's the color of Spring. And green can be ... Read More...

Life Voyagers

Monday, April 3rd, 2017
The voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes. Marcel Proust Read More...

Tintagel: Legendary Site of King Arthur’s Castle

Monday, March 27th, 2017
"All in the blue unclouded weather, Thick-jewelled shone the saddle leather, The helmet and the helmet-feather, Burned like one burning flame together, As he rode down to Camelot." (from "The Lady of Shalott", a poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson) Read the entire poem ("The Lady of Shalott") with a Quick Click:  http://charon.sfsu.edu/tennyson/tennlady.html Read More...

Magical Woods: A bend in the road

Monday, March 20th, 2017
"Sometimes you get a glimpse of a semicolon coming, a few lines farther on, and it is like climbing a steep path through woods and seeing a wooden bench just at a bend in the road ahead, a place where you can expect to sit for a moment, catching your breath." (a quote by Lewis Thomas) Read More...