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the deceit of pink Oleander

Winter mists the pane
with veiny tributaries
that trickle to the sill
with a warm touch.
The trajectory of time
trails run-off down
the mountain, 32 more words


A Pine Creek Ramble

“It is the life of the crystal, the architect of the flake, the fire of the frost, the soul of the sunbeam. This crisp winter air is full of it.” 840 more words

Destination: The Allegheny

As this leviathan of a river meanders through the Northeast, it makes its way through my hometown of Franklin, Pennsylvania. While I’m not saying you have to visit Franklin in order to appreciate the Allegheny, it is certainly a great place to observe this miracle of nature. 53 more words


Destination: Round Valley

Something I’ve wanted to add to this blog are ‘destinations’ that fellow earth-keepers will surely appreciate. Sometimes it will be a scenic overlook, sometimes a lake or a river, or sometimes it will be nothing other than an beautiful place to stand in nature. 52 more words


Best of Both Worlds (Part 2)

Unfortunately, we have failed to find this harmony between the industrial and the natural as a species. Cities and factories are ulcers that suffocate our amiable earth. 62 more words


Best of Both Worlds (Part 1)

As pessimistic as I might sound about society and industrialization, I still love the city. It isn’t a matter of being split between two worlds, but rather learning to make the two coexist.


The Christian Condition

People picture God as some giant person floating out in space watching our every move and shaping our fate. That’s not real. It never was either. 120 more words