Category Archives: Walks and Vigils


Like the fairy tales I packed cheese, bread, drink Continue reading


Being in the right place: / doing right actions / having right livelihood /
behaving forthright– Continue reading


Majestic fungi / stipes stretching up and up / organ pipes, fugues / spanning and expanding Continue reading

Eagle Run at the Towpath Trail – April 6, 2014

American bald headed eagle sighting Continue reading

Holden Arboretum Autumn 2013 Pics

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Fun in Sagamore Creek

Thursday we put on a pair of waders and went out in a stream off of Canal Road, Sagamore Creek, with some Metroparks employees. The Metroparks is assessing major streams in the area to see the general health and where remediation can occur if necessary. Continue reading

Cleaning up Edgewater Beach: “Trash & Pancakes”

We’ve taken stuff off the beach before, but usually just stuff for collage. Today, we hoped to make a more permanent effect on the beach in terms of honoring it & nature by removing litter & hoping that others stop putting litter on the beach, too. Continue reading

Happy Earth Day 2013!

In the woods, we return to reason and faith… Standing on the bare ground, my head bathed by the blithe air and uplifted into infinite space, all mean egotism vanishes. I become a transparent eyeball; I am nothing; I see all; the currents of the Universal Being circulate through me; I am part and parcel of God… (Emerson) Continue reading

Spring Symbolism

Crying a lot lately, and this weekend my menstrual cycle busted out, so I am abuzz with the symbolism of menses, cycles, rebirth, the egg, Jesus, all this stuff that’s about to be transformed, the jutting buds of jonquils in the yard that have been growing slowly ever since January studding into blossom about to be. Continue reading

Pancake Breakfast Day at Holden Arboretum

Pics from hike at Holden Arboretum March 16, 2013. Great to catch a later show of snowiness this winter! Continue reading