The summer issue of Orion Magazine is on Nature and Culture, our essential need for nature. Look outside. Walk outside. Rest; renew, blessed.
E.O. Wilson, a writer, biologist, and naturalist wrote:
Planet Earth will enter a new era of its history,
cheerfully called by some the Anthropocene, a time
for and all about our own species alone. I prefer to
call it the Eremocene, the Age of Loneliness.
Rachel Carson in Silent Spring wrote: “Our origins are of the earth, and so there is in us a deeply seated response to the natural universe, which is part of our humanity.”
On Saturday we were blessed to be in DeLaveaga Park in the rain.