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John Muir On Nature's Gift of Connectedness, Freedom and Peace

A meditative read from naturalist (and brilliant writer) John Muir, one of the earliest advocates for preservation of our National Parks. In The Wisdom of John Muir… 391 more words


Changing seasons at The Hidden Gardens

“When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.”
― John Muir

Photo taken by Amanda

The Hidden Gardens

A Changing Society

[#19 in a semester-long series on “Religion in America.” Click here for the initial post, or here for the previous post; the syllabus is available on Academia.edu] 417 more words

Religion In America

Photography 101: Landscape

“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 the leaves of Autumn.”
John Muir


The mountains are fountains of men

The mountains are fountains of men as well as of rivers, of glaciers, of fertile soil. — John Muir