and all its glory as you are surrounded by immortal vivid creatures put some smile on your sad face , be vibrant restore your health and youthfulness , feeling the sounds of nature as they all celebrating with you moments , staring at the beauty of sky, the trees, the grass...
Nature holds more than enough beauty to captivate my senses. Too, the complexity of nature intrigues me, fascinates me, and challenges me. Being in nature and exploring nature are my favorite pursuits.
so I may feel a connection, hoping one day I will be able to hear the earth breathe through my feet. It helps me slow down, to listen and learn to become aware to what happens around me.
People forget that, when they appreciate nature through hiking, they aren't always aware.
To take a hike into its beauty and just leave the world behind.
It is always welcoming, accepting and soothing.
There are no illusions or pretences here.
No judgements, no silly drama.
Just the big open sky, the craggy mountains...
The rushing of a stream amidst birdsong.
I needed to escape my thoughts. I wanted to outrun my mind.
The world is swarming with beauty that we keep our eyes averted from.
I took a walk in the woods and heard the wind bend the treetops.
Their creaking and whispering is the calmest of music.
I strode through the old...
birdwatch and study wildlife (especially birds!), and I try to devote my life to helping the environment. Every year, I take part in a teenager's conservation weekend with the RSPB (Royal Society for the Protection of Birds), where I do practical conservation tasks (habitat...
hang out by the beach or go for a swim I really feel good. While I don't necessarily have to spend a lot of time outside all the time, I do enjoy it and think we ought to spend a little less time in front of our computers.
There's something so pleasing and natural about...
and I noticed a couple arguing in the distance. At the end of it, one could clearly tell that the girlfriend's energy had been depleted while the boyfriend carried on very robustly. It reminded me of something I read: humans compete with each other for energy.
A little later I...
Observing as I go, aware of my surroundings. I always take a little of what I need to survive and it's stupid going out there without a weapon. If I'm gonna stay I find a source of water, a place to make a shelter and make a fire. There I am set up to be warm and dry. Either...
Catching the sinking sky,
The smell of honeysuckle and wild roses,
A breezy porch filled with laughter
I want to lie in the grass under a twinkling canopy,
Close to heaven beneath the purple southern sky.
I want hear crickets awake the moonrise,
While fireflies blink...