moonset on Silver Lake, NW Wisconsin
“The moon is full and the lake lies still and lovely — this place is like heaven — and I am in love with life.” -Margaret Mead
'this place you call home'
“No, they whisper. You own nothing. You were a visitor, time after time climbing the hill, planting the flag, proclaiming. We never belonged to you. You never found us. It was always the other way round.” -Margaret Atwood (excerpt from ‘The Moment’)
“Let the mind be like the lake that reflects all of the clouds passing over it without any sticking to it.” -Zen Proverb
the ‘music’ of ice out on Silver Lake, NW Wisconsin 4-30-14
ice out on Silver Lake, NW Wisconsin
“Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.” -Albert Schweitzer
“Attention is the natural prayer of the soul.”-Nicolas Malebranche
'reflection of beauty'
"Watch for all that beauty reflecting from you and sing a LOVE song to your existence." -Rumi
"We must learn to reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical aid, but by an infinite expectation of the dawn." - Henry David Thoreau
'day is done'
"Day is done, gone the sunFrom the lakes, from the hills, from the skyAll is well, safely restGod is nigh.”
lyrics for “Taps”, written by Horace Lorenzo Trim
Brutal Simplicity Theme