Native

April 29, 2015

april2015-thelittle-16 (1 of 1)“We were skin to skin.
Mouth over mouth.
Mingled breaths.
Tangled bodies.
Heartbeat against heartbeat.”

Hans and Grete

April 29, 2015

april2015-thelittle-02 (1 of 1)“Love me sweet
With all thou art
Feeling, thinking, seeing;
Love me in the Lightest part,
Love me in full Being.”
― Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Follow the Rabbit

April 28, 2015

april2015-thelittle-03 (1 of 1) april2015-thelittle-04 (1 of 1) april2015-thelittle-09 (1 of 1)april2015-thelittle-07 (1 of 1)april2015-thelittle-05 (1 of 1)april2015-thelittle-08 (1 of 1)april2015-thelittle-11 (1 of 1)“What I do, and what I dream include thee, as the wine must taste of its own grapes.”
― Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Spring Inspection

April 27, 2015

april2015-beeswarm-18 (1 of 1)april2015-beeswarm-17 (1 of 1)   april2015-beeswarm-22 (1 of 1) april2015-beeswarm-20 (1 of 1)april2015-beeswarm-23 (1 of 1) april2015-beeswarm-24 (1 of 1)april2015-beeswarm-26 (1 of 1) april2015-beeswarm-25 (1 of 1)april2015-beeswarm-37 (1 of 1) april2015-beeswarm-36-workerbeeinqueencell (1 of 1)“I don’t feel very much like Pooh today,” said Pooh.

“There there,” said Piglet. “I’ll bring you tea and honey until you do.”
— A.A. Milne

Road Trip Conversations

April 26, 2015

17268330272_51f310b2f4_k“There are many goals but one path – the path of compassion.”
— Amit Ray

Bee Signals

April 24, 2015

april2015-beeswarm-15 (1 of 1)“The lovely flowers
embarrass me.
They make me regret
I am not a bee…”
— Emily Dickinson

Swarm

April 24, 2015

april2015-beeswarm-04 (1 of 1) “I have spread my dreams under your feet.
Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.”
― W.B. Yeats

Tree Trimming

April 23, 2015

april2015-arbourist-01 (1 of 1)april2015-arbourist-04 (1 of 1) april2015-arbourist-06 (1 of 1) april2015-arbourist-07 (1 of 1) april2015-arbourist-08 (1 of 1) april2015-arbourist-09 (1 of 1)april2015-arbourist-10 (1 of 1)   april2015-arbourist-12 (1 of 1)I wish to confound all these people, to create a work of art of a supernatural realism and of a spiritualist naturalism. I wish to prove… that nothing is explained in the mysteries which surround us.”
― Joris-Karl Huysmans

Little Moccasins

April 23, 2015

april2015-arbourist-02 (1 of 1)“Hope is a seductive thing,” he says. “Hope can make people lose all sense.”
— Laura van den Berg

Handmade

April 23, 2015

april2015-lisadesign-27 (1 of 1)april2015-lisadesign-01 (1 of 1) april2015-lisadesign-10 (1 of 1) april2015-lisadesign-17 (1 of 1) april2015-lisadesign-18 (1 of 1) april2015-lisadesign-21 (1 of 1) april2015-lisadesign-19 (1 of 1) april2015-lisadesign-24 (1 of 1)“Winds shake the leaves and for a moment I smell smoke. I concentrate on the scent, but it vanishes into the aroma of rain and tree bark, the way one life can collapse into another and different people can stir within the same body, like bats thrashing inside a secret hollow.”
— Laura van den Berg