The Great Cape Escape: Found Objects

One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach. One can collect only a few, and they are more beautiful if they are few. One moon shell is more impressive than three. There is only one moon in the sky.…Gradually one discards and keeps just the perfect specimen; not necessarily a rare shell, but […]

*Gift from the Sea

The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach— waiting for a gift from the sea. – Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Gift from the Sea • • • ©2010, Photo by Jen Payne Copies of Gift from the Sea can be […]