Posts Tagged ‘living in beauty’

Genius of Place

Yellowstone

Each site has its own energy, or as Alexander Pope wrote, its own “genius”. Sometimes this energy, or genius, is a specific feature which the whole revolves around, sometimes it’s an unseen impression or feeling. Please note: Many links on this site are affiliate links, these are products and foods that I use and love. […] Read more…

Silence

Silence is the absolute poise or balance of body, mind and spirit. The man who preserves his selfhood is ever calm and unshaken by the storms of existence… If you ask him: “What is silence?” he will answer “It is the Great Mystery. The holy silence is his voice.” If you ask: “What are the […] Read more…

The Training of Children

Training began with children who were taught to sit still and enjoy it. They were taught to use their organs of smell, to look where there was apparently nothing to see and to listen intently when all was seemingly quiet. Luther Standing Bear (1868-1939) Oglala Sioux Chief Los Catalos Big fan of living simply Look […] Read more…

Healthy Feet

…Healthy feet can hear the very heart of Holy Earth… Tatanka Yotanka (Sitting Bull) (~1831-1890) Sioux Warrior Los Catalos Big fan of living simply Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. ~Albert Einstein Mans heart away from nature becomes hard. ~Standing Bear Read more…

We are of one mind…

The earth and myself are of one mind. The measure of the land and the measure of our bodies are the same. Chief Joseph (1830-1904) Nez Perce Los Catalos Big fan of living simply Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. ~Albert Einstein Mans heart away from nature becomes hard. ~Standing […] Read more…

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