Tag Archives: beauty

The Stillness: the Dancing

So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing.

T.S.Eliot

Newburgh Lake, Michigan

Hartwick Pines, Michigan

Awaken the Glow of Happiness

When you have once seen the glow of happiness on the face of a beloved person, you know that a man can have no vocation but to awaken that light on the faces surrounding him. In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Albert Camus

The first snow of winter fell in Michigan today, which also happens to be the birthday of my favorite writer, Albert Camus.

 

Fleming Creek, MIchigan

Shadow of a Divine Perfection

The true work of art is but the shadow of a divine perfection.
—Michelangelo

On this day in 1512, the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel was opened to the public for the first time.
Several years later, I took this photo at one of my favorite haunts, Iargo Springs in the Huron National Forest, Michigan

au sable river, michigan

Huron National Forest, Michigan