Living Poetry

"There is nothing inorganic... The earth is not a mere fragment of dead history, stratum upon stratum like the leaves of a book, to be studied by geologists and antiquaries chiefly, but living poetry like the leaves of a tree, which precede flowers and fruit -- not a fossil earth, but a living earth"

Henry David Thoreau

Walden

 

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Rosy Cole on Friday, 19 July 2019 22:44

This is so consoling.

This is so consoling.
Stephen Evans on Saturday, 20 July 2019 03:23

More things in heaven and earth...

More things in heaven and earth...
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