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On the Nurturing Ways of Nature…

Nature, in all of its forms, has a way of nurturing life and the living; nature is able to create, give, and sustain life. Nature benefits the human body, the human mind, and the human soul. This morning I awoke … Continue reading

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On Human Nature and the Boston Bombings

I am a Bostonian. I am an undergraduate student. I am a human being questioning what distinguishes good from evil. I believe in the compassion found in the human soul, the understanding found in the human heart, and the thoughtfulness … Continue reading

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Nature in the City

There are moments that I walk around the city and feel completely overwhelmed by the enormous skyscrapers, and the hurrying crowds of people. One is easily consumed by the fast-pace here, and can seemingly lose track of self and time. … Continue reading

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On Pleasure…

“There is pleasure in the pathless woods; There is rapture on a lonely shore; There is society, where none intrudes; By deep sea, and music in its roar; I love not man the less, but nature more.” -Lord Byron

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A Reflection…

I took this picture with my Nikon on self timer while I sat on the side of Walden Pond. When I returned home from my trip and looked at this picture, it reminded me of how peaceful I felt. I … Continue reading

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On Friendship…

Henry David Thoreau and Ralph Waldo Emerson were known to be friends. Even after Thoreau went to Walden, Emerson frequently visited him, bringing him gifts and supplies every few days. Friendship is an important part of any person’s life. In … Continue reading

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Little Fortunes

For all of you who have been following this blog, you’ll know why I’m so excited to have gotten this fortune in my fortune cookie! For those of who you who do not know, I’ve spent the past year researching … Continue reading

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