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I’d Like to Dance

I’d like to dance

upon the waves of the sea

like seagulls upon the water

beneath the shining sun

like twirling leaves

in the autumn… 133 more words


Dec. 18 deadline fast approaching; apply now for your 2016 urban & community forestry grants

DNRs Urban and Community Forestry Program is pleased to announce our grants for 2016. There are three big changes to the grants this year – we have increased the total amount of dollars that can be requested by applicants, the grant applications are now in fill-able .pdf forms that can be downloaded from our website, and applicants have the option to submit their grant proposals electronically by email. 407 more words

Matheran: From Taxis to Horses

I, like everybody else in Mumbai, am in dire need of a break come weekends.

The fast life takes a toll on you. Even five days of commuting to work, slogging in a heavily air-conditioned workspace, breathing in the occasionally mysteriously stinking polluted air, sweating and walking shoulder to shoulder with millions of people trying to make ends meet, just like you… … 412 more words


The Paris Climate Conference's "REDD+" draft lacks crucial rights ….hiding the Devil in the details & disseminating him in the forests

Thriving forest kids, like the Lacandon Mayan above, are likely to end up dead or in a slum sniffing glue because the “REDD+” agreement does not yet protect their resource rights nor human rights, but weakens them. 1,568 more words


Forty Days of Haiku, Day 37, Minneapolis


Deer roam the city

Quiet, hooves on hidden paths

Where there is no hunt

From my Collection, City of Water and Wild Places