To everyone who follows this blog! I just wanted to let you know I have just launched a facebook page for this blog! It would be fantastic if you would “like” it. The link is facebook.com/whentimbermakesonestill, or there is a button on the bottom of the page where you can “like” the page without leaving the … Continue reading Petal, Feather, Stone.
“When I was walking in the mountains with the Japanese man and began to hear the water, he said, ‘What is the sound of the waterfall?’…………. ‘Silence,’ he finally told me.” -Jack Gilbert, Collected Poems Continue reading Sound of the Waterfall
“I frequently tramped eight or ten miles through the deepest snow to keep an appointment with a beech-tree, or a yellow birch, or an old acquaintance among the pines.” -Henry David Thoreau, Walden Continue reading Pine in the Snow
“If in studying the works and laws of Nature, we are walking with its great Author and Sustainer, then we behold this department of truth as He beholds it; we recognize the order of nature and the relations of cause and effect as He recognizes them, and the whole tendency of this must be to … Continue reading Beavers and Their Handy Work
“I have come to regard November as the older, harder man’s October. I appreciate the early darkness and cooler temperatures. It puts my mind in a different place than October. It is a month for a quieter, slightly more subdued celebration of summer’s death as winter tightens its grip.” -Henry Rollins Continue reading Harder Man’s October