First Photographs of 2014 with Nature Quotes

"To put your hands in a river is to feel the chords that bind the earth together." - Barry Lopez "Economy without ecology means managing the human nature relationship without knowing the delicate balance between humankind and the natural world." - Satish Kuma "A living countryside is not a luxury but a necessity for the [...]

The Light of a New Year

“Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, magic, and power in it.” — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe These photographs were taken on the most beautiful day of 31 December 2013 before the new year rolled in, when I was lucky enough to capture a Superb Wren fluttering at its reflection in [...]

25 Best Books on Self-Improvement You Need to Read Right Now

“To become a master at any skill, it takes the total effort of your: heart, mind, and soul working together in tandem.” ― Maurice Young “It took me a lifetime.” ― Pablo Picasso The topic of 'mastery' keeps popping up in my head. In many ways, it's obvious why because of where I'm at in my life - 23, [...]