Bunny Herder Apprentice

April 29, 2016

april2016-field-10 (1 of 1)“Inability to accept the mystic experience is more than an intellectual handicap. Lack of awareness of the basic unity of organism and environment is a serious and dangerous hallucination. For in a civilization equipped with immense technological power, the sense of alienation between man and nature leads to the use of technology in a hostile spirit—-to the “conquest” of nature instead of intelligent co-operation with nature.”
― Alan W. Watts

Fields of Spring

April 29, 2016

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― Alan W. Watts

Bunny

April 28, 2016

april2016-rabbits-02 (1 of 1)“…along with the other animals, the stones, the trees, and the clouds, we ourselves are characters within a huge story that is visibly unfolding all around us, participants within the vast imagination, or Dreaming, of the world.”
― David Abram

Reindeer Games

April 28, 2016

april2016-rabbits-13 (1 of 1)“For magicians — whether modern entertainers or indigenous, tribal sorcerers — have in common the fact that they work with the malleable texture of perception.”
― David Abram

Cheeks

April 28, 2016

april2016-rabbits-11 (1 of 1)“Nothing was certain, but everything was safe – that was part of the mystery of Love.”
― Charles Williams

Brothers

April 28, 2016

april2016-rabbits-08 (1 of 1)“You cannot buy the revolution. You cannot make the revolution. You can only be the revolution. It is in your spirit, or it is nowhere.”
― Ursula K. Le Guin

Femme

April 28, 2016

april2016-rabbits-09 (1 of 1)“People who deny the existence of dragons are often eaten by dragons. From within.”
― Ursula K. Le Guin

Watermelon

April 28, 2016

april2016-rabbits-04 (1 of 1)april2016-rabbits-03 (1 of 1)“We are never real historians, but always near poets, and our emotion is perhaps nothing but an expression of a poetry that was lost.”
― Gaston Bachelard

Lynchburg Grows

April 28, 2016

april2016-lynchburggrows-04 (1 of 1)april2016-lynchburggrows-05 (1 of 1)april2016-lynchburggrows-11-chris (1 of 1)april2016-lynchburggrows-12 (1 of 1)april2016-lynchburggrows-14 (1 of 1)april2016-lynchburggrows-05 (1 of 1)-2april2016-lynchburggrows-16 (1 of 1)april2016-lynchburggrows-19 (1 of 1)april2016-lynchburggrows-34-u (1 of 1)april2016-lynchburggrows-30 (1 of 1)april2016-lynchburggrows-31 (1 of 1)april2016-lynchburggrows-33 (1 of 1)april2016-lynchburggrows-21-derrick (1 of 1)“Rilke wrote: ‘These trees are magnificent, but even more magnificent is the sublime and moving space between them, as though with their growth it too increased.”
― Gaston Bachelard

All the Love

April 25, 2016

april2016-rocco-25 (1 of 1)“The true signature and perhaps even the miracle of human love is helplessness, and all the more miraculous because it is a helplessness which we wittingly or unwittingly choose;  a road we have to take against the odds.”
― David Whyte