“All sanity depends on this: that it should be a delight to feel the roughness of a carpet under smooth
Oscar Wilde described the dawn like a frightened girl ‘who crept along the long and silent street… with silver sandalled
Phosphorescence. Now there’s a word to light your hat to…. Define that phosphorescence, that light with him, that’s the genius
Thus even to preserve our national parks we must learn to use naturally the land that lies outside their boundaries.
by Wendell Berry When despair for the world grows in meand I wake in the night at the least soundin
Summary The remains of a deserted medieval and/or post-medieval farmstead is visible as a group of ruinous buildings approached by