This week’s nature exploration takes us to Bittern Marsh Trail at the Lake Lewisville Environmental Learning Area.
This week’s adventure takes us to Lake Tawakoni, near Wills Point, Texas. Our poetry selection is “Epigram on Rough Roads” by Robert Burns.
On an all new episode we explore Eisenhower State Park on Lake Texoma in Texas. We hike, climb around on boulders, and find fossils everywhere. The poem in this week’s episode is “break light” by Lucille Clifton from “Good Woman: Poems and a Memoir 1969-1980″
A chorus of frogs Recites the Liturgy of the Hours Their voices rising From the muddy earth Up to the blue vault of heaven
A muddy road runs through the wood – I know not where it goes But count my lot more joyful Than he who claims to know What lies around each corner And hides around each bend Who travels on his journey Convinced he knows the end A muddy road before me A muddy road behind […]
Over on “Famous Among the Barns”, my travel and poetry vlog, there’s a brand new video! We go exploring at Robber’s Cave State Park. Plus, the poetry of Elizabeth Barrett Browning:
It’s Friday, which means there is a new video up over on my YouTube channel. This time, we go exploring and get thoroughly lost in Davy Crockett National Forest. Along the way, we make stops in the Big Slough Wilderness (where we encounter rickety bridges, stray bullets, and more), and the Lake Ratcliffe Recreation Area […]
Hidden in snail shells Galaxies and sunflowers – Golden Ratio
Cool water Passing over stones – Days pass too Written as part of Frank J. Tassone’s weekly #Haikai challenge. This week’s prompt was the waters of spring (haru no mizu): https://frankjtassone.com/2020/02/22/haikai-challenge-127-2-22-20-waters-of-spring-haru-no-mizu/
Mindful breath Inside Robber’s Cave – Winter winds