A silence as deep as the trees

“It was as if the sun had been stolen. Only thin ribbons of light seeped down through the green and milky air, air syrupy with the scent of pine, huckleberry, and juniper. Hovering over everything was a silence as deep as the trees were tall.” ~ Avi.

Photo by Richard Fogg

Thorns have roses

Some people grumble that roses have thorns; I am grateful that thorns have roses. ~ Alphonse Karr

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Magic

If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water. ~ Loren Eiseley

Photo by Richard Fogg