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A Waterfall in Every Dream

There is a waterfall in every dream.  Cool and crystal clear, it falls gently on the sleeper, cleansing the mind and soothing the soul.

–Virginia Alison

Fleming Creek, Michigan

Tacquahmenon Falls, Michigan

Voyage of Discovery in a Familiar Venue

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.
Marcel Proust

This  park on rolling hills overlooking  exurban Detroit, and  an easy drive  from my home, offers a familiar venue for casual conversations with Nature.  But, the  light filtering through the leaves above to dapple the forest floor allows–if a favorable mood appears–for  seeing  the woods anew on any given sultry, summer afternoon.

Kensington Park, Michigan

the road less traveled by

Kensington Park, Michigan

The struggle itself toward the heights is enough to fill a person’s  heart. One must imagine Sisyphus happy.

Albert Camus