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The Caprice of Water and Emotions

The texture of water is no more constant than the spectrum of human emotions. In a wild river, it can be rough and raucous. While in a northern lake, its surface can reflect the summer sky as if the still water were a mirror. And then there are those streams where water’s texture can evoke the whimsical on a warm afternoon.


Tacquahmenon River, Michigan

au sable river, michigan

Au Sable River, Michigan

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Fleming Creek, Michigan


The Higher Wisdom

The first gulp from the glass of natural sciences will turn you into an atheist, but at the bottom of the glass God is waiting for you.
Werner Heisenberg

An amazing guy who published his Uncertainty Principle at the ripe old age of 26 and was as much as anyone responsible for the creation of quantum physics.

Subtle Something that Renews a Weary Spirit

It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air, that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.
–Robert Louis Stevenson

Today is Arbor Day and I was reminded of a summer visit to this stand of pines with the gentle music of Lake Huron’s surf in the background.