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The Magic of Mother Nature – An Ode to Wordsworth (A Poem)

Ode to Wordsworth (In response to “Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting.”) We shed our translucent jelly shell the malleable armour wrought to us through rebirth passing into fragile bodies awakening into one realm forgetting another Asleep to the golden gates the chorus of souls behind them lives we spent in the… Continue reading The Magic of Mother Nature – An Ode to Wordsworth (A Poem)

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Nature Revealing

In his latest blog, pianist and songwriter Linford Detweiler of Over the Rhine describes the copious vegetable and flower gardens he shares with his life partner, Karen Bergquist. He also discusses his need of surrounding himself in nature--in the midst of trees or by water or in wide open spaces. It's what makes time stand still and… Continue reading Nature Revealing