Songs of geese
heading to the moon.
Observations, experiences and a home in the deserts of the U.S.
Sagebrush. Its aroma is almost an aphrodisiac. It is the timeless scent of an ancient organism that evolved with the sand and deserts of the Great Basin. Many of the Artemesia spp. are very aromatic; their leaves lush with terpenoids. These aromatic lipids are volatile and will relinquish their scents when leaf cells are crushed, […]
These are our worlds,
yet from within
the story of my heart,
the part of me you could not take away.
Wiley took a deep breath and then……. “Okay, so this is my turn to tell a story. They say….. Are you writing this down? I can’t hear talking pages, you know.”
“When we no longer hear the voices of warbler and wren, our own speaking can no longer be nourished by their cadences. As the splashing speech of the rivers is silenced by more and more dams, as we drive more and more of the land’s wild voices into the oblivion of extinction, our own languages […]