A venerable oak tree stands behind the ranger station at Cayo Costa State Park, a barrier island along the Gulf coast of Florida. It is festooned with Spanish moss and other plants collectively known as epiphytes – the ones that live in the trees without ever touching the ground. Among them are bromeliads, ferns, and […]
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Nature writing is born out of love, respect, and awe. It finds its subject during days of close observation of the natural world. It finds its voice in the relationship with nature developed during those days.
It was a privilege to marvel at a sight so stunning. In those few moments, perfection invaded everything within the reach of my senses. I saw the sun in a calm and graceful stride towards the horizon; simultaneously I gazed upon the sky embracing the radiant twilight. The rays originating from the sun settled on […]