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Spain, pine forests and cycling: a short introduction

I’m a subject of Her Majesty the Queen, currently studying in the southernmost region of Spain. I’ve grown very accustomed to the smell of pine, cheap coffee stops, long winding descents and solitude.  42 more words

Adventure

how the night turned out

i get off the bus in a daze, wondering where seb might be. he’s supposed to meet me at the show, but i wonder if like last time, we’ll see each other at the station instead. 4,099 more words

Music

Why is the Forest Important?

A very important question…

…and a little snapshot of village life!

Vancouver Island

NPM: #24: into the woods--the original?

Although it’s been out for a bit now, the fairy tale musical extravanga Into the Woods takes on new meaning in James Weldon Johnson’s poem. Meryl Streep beckoning folks to find answers in the woods is a bit creepy for my tastes, especially since I favor the serenity felt in the woods. 153 more words

Poetry

The Canopy Project on National Arbor Day

In 1872, J. Sterling Morton founded Arbor Day. His plan was to set aside a special day for planting and celebrating trees. Trees are more valuable than we realize. 172 more words

Charities