Winds of the Waves


“When you grow up by the sea, you spend a good deal of time looking at the horizon. You wonder what on Earth the waves might bring – and where the sea might deposit you – until one day you know you have lived between two places, the scene of arrival and the point of departure.”
– Andrew O’Hagan

The Garden Bush


“The Amen of nature is always a flower.”
– Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

The Farm Warrior


“A wealthy landowner cannot cultivate and improve his farm without spreading comfort and well-being around him. Rich and abundant crops, a numerous population and a prosperous countryside are the rewards for his efforts. ”
– Antoine Lavoisier