“Dawn was breaking, like the light from another world.”
― Alfred Jarry
It’s taken me ten whole months to post, but here we are.
Ten months ago, I was dancing a dance I didn’t know the steps to: between light and darkness, but mostly darkness. Chaos of my mind.
I found my way through. As if a sickness has lifted, I am renewed; awake; inspired and in awe of all this world once more. I feel like me again.
And now, it’s as though it’s the dawn of a new day.
Happy New Year everyone! Welcome to 2016.
Just before the end of 2015, we were lucky enough to spend our belated honeymoon in Northern New South Wales, Australia. It was the most perfect holiday, full of bliss, reading, inspiration, writing, a little bit of sketching, a lot of nature, and even photography for once! Continue reading “Honeymooning in Australia: Mullumbimby / Byron Area”
“No matter how sophisticated you may be, a large granite mountain cannot be denied – it speaks in silence to the very core of your being” ― Ansel Adams
“Somewhere between the bottom of the climb and the summit is the answer to the mystery why we climb.” ― Greg Child
“What are men to rocks and mountains?” ― Jane Austen
“Chasing angels or fleeing demons, go to the mountains.” ― Jeffrey Rasley
“It’s always further than it looks. It’s always taller than it looks. And it’s always harder than it looks.” ― The 3 Rules of Mountaineering
“Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out going to the mountains is going home; that wilderness is a necessity.” ― John Muir
“Take only pictures; leave only footprints.” ― Anonymous
What can you say about hiking in the mountains except that it’s ethereal and timeless? I hope to preserve these memories forever in my mind.