The Ocean....

“My soul is full of longing

for the secret of the sea,

and the heart of the great ocean

sends a thrilling pulse through me.” 

― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

North Carolina Mountains....

“The mountains are calling and I must go.” 

John Muir

Fiber Arts.....

“Properly practiced, knitting soothes the troubled spirit, and it doesn't hurt the untroubled spirit either.”
― Elizabeth Zimmermann


“A thing that you see in my pictures is that I was not afraid to fall in love with these people.” 

Annie Leibovitz


“Some people talk to animals. Not many listen though. That's the problem.” 

A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh