Tag Archives: Nature

Midnight Glow

“The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.” ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Photo credit: www.facebook.com/YosemiteNPS MIDNIGHT GLOW   I came to the end of the valley, where the last tree stands lonesome, it seems, but the mountain stream playfully … Continue reading

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The Map Of Life

“The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.” – C.G. Jung THE MAP OF LIFE   Do you know what’s there to enjoy besides the beauty of your soul?   Study the lines on your face … Continue reading

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Hope Is The Gardener

“You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep Spring from coming.” ― Pablo Neruda HOPE IS THE GARDENER   On the shoulders of mountaintops In the branches of Nature’s grasp In the eyes of the sapphire sky In the bed … Continue reading

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Today I Stand

“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough … Continue reading

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She Stole My Soul

“Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.” – John Muir Photo credit: National Geographic Gallery SHE STOLE MY SOUL   … Continue reading

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A New Day

“Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves. – Henry David Thoreau Photo by Paul Bica A NEW DAY   And when we awaken at last from the nightmare that shattered our heart, still with a sleepy … Continue reading

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Like a River

“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” – Maya Angelou Photo credit: bing.com Glacier National Park LIKE A RIVER   Like a mountain stream with its winding journey … Continue reading

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The Animal Soul

“Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring–it was peace.” … Continue reading

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Canvas of Life

“Let us be kind to one another, for most of us are fighting a hard battle.” – Ian MacLaren  Art credit: fineartamerica.com CANVAS OF LIFE   The comfort of a gloomy morning, its grayness like a canvas hanging in the … Continue reading

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Yosemite’s Heartbeat

“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop away from you like … Continue reading

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