“To love a swamp, however, is to love what is muted and marginal, what exists in the shadows, what shoulders its way out of mud and scurries along the damp edges of what is most commonly praised. And sometimes its invisibility is a blessing. Swamps and bogs are places of transition and wild growth, breeding … Continue reading The Evening Light in a Bog
“Truly, were I every evening to depict sunrise, and every morning to see it, still I should cry, like the children, Once more, once more!” -Jean Paul Friedrich Richter Continue reading Once More! Once More!
“I believe we have a profound fundamental need for areas of the earth where we stand without our mechanisms that make us immediate masters over our environment.” -Howard Zahniser If you enjoyed this blog, please like our Facebook page (facebook.com/whentimbermakesonestill) or just click the like button on the bottom of the page! Continue reading Areas of Wildness
Sorry for the lack of posts recently! Hope you enjoy today’s and the many more to come soon! “A lake is the landscape’s most beautiful and expressive feature. It is earth’s eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature.” -Henry David Thoreau Continue reading The Earth’s Eye
Summer ends, and Autumn comes, and he who would have it otherwise would have high tide always and a full moon every night; and thus he would never know the rhythms that are at the heart of life. -Hal Borland Continue reading Rhythms of Life