The Farmer of the Hills

Tegallalang Rice Terraces in Ubud, Bali.

The Sacred Ground

“To the poet, to the philosopher, to the saint, all things are friendly and sacred, all events profitable, all days holy, all men divine.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson Taman Ayun Temple, Bali.

Summer Sky Light

“Summer has filled her veins with light and her heart is washed with noon.” – C. Day Lewis

The Enchanting Pool

“Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined; and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common.” – Denis Diderot

Above the Forest Roof

“It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so… Continue reading

Alley of the Past

“The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The Railway Station

“Most men who have really lived have had, in some share, their great adventure. This railway is mine.” – James J. Hill

Wooden Walkway

“If you are seeking creative ideas, go out walking. Angels whisper to a man when he goes for a walk.” – Raymond Inmon

Wings of the Jungle

“A forest bird never wants a cage.” – Henrik Ibsen

A Lakeside Memory

“We forget that the water cycle and the life cycle are one.” – Jacques Yves Cousteau