Category Archives: Natural Wonders

Twofer Tuesday – Quotes of Boats

The sea, the great unifier, is man’s only hope. Now, as never before, the old phrase has a literal meaning: we are all in the same boat. – Jacques Yves Cousteau and “For one thing, I was no longer alone; a … Continue reading

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Icy Fingers of Winter

Will you ever release your grip? Here’s a set of knobby icicles clinging to the roof outside my kitchen window. Thank you! Please don’t applaud as you drip away!

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Twofer Tuesday – For the Fungus Among Us: Mushroom Quotes

“You must grow like a tree, not like a mushroom.” – Janet Erskine Stuart  and “Life is too short to stuff a mushroom.” – Shirley Conran   

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Twofer Tuesday – Dogwood Days of Spring

“After all, I don’t see why I am always asking for private, individual, selfish miracles when every year there are miracles like white dogwood.”  ~Anne Morrow Lindbergh and To see a hillside white with dogwood bloom is to know a particular ecstasy … Continue reading

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Twofer Tuesday – The Story of Winter Quotes

“I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape – the loneliness of it, the dead feeling of winter.  Something waits beneath it, the whole story doesn’t show.”  ~ Andrew Wyeth and “There is a … Continue reading

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Twofer Tuesdays – Stormy Stormy Night

In the aftermath of the frightening experience of Hurricane Sandy, I offer these quotes: Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.  ~Rabindranath Tagore and  It is … Continue reading

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Twofer Tuesday – The Long and Winding Path

“The Road goes ever on and on down from the door where it began. Now far ahead the Road has gone, and I must follow, if I can, pursuing it with eager feet, until it joins some larger way where … Continue reading

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