This week’s nature video finds as at the Coppell Nature Park. It was refreshing to get out of the house (while maintaining our healthy social distancing). The poem in this video is “I Happened to be Standing” by Mary Oliver, from her book “A Thousand Mornings”
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 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 […]
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
This week’s “Famous Among the Barns” video takes us to the Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge on Lake Texoma. This place is a veritable paradise for birders, with thousands of birds wintering on the lake: