*By Imagination I…

The Possible’s slow fuse is lit By the Imagination. — Emily Dickinson • • • Photo ©2011, Jen Payne; at the Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme, CT

*How the Sun Rose

“I’ll tell you how the sun rose, a ribbon at a time.” — Emily Dickinson • • • Photo ©2011, Jen Payne

A Meandering Adventure of Connections

The following is an example of where a walk may take you. It began simply enough, with the appearance of Monotropa Uniflora, above, at my feet. It led to poems by Emily Dickinson, early 20th century ghost stories, an 1896 article about the relevance of American poetry abroad, a consideration of the accuracy of online […]

*Like a Frog

I’m nobody! Who are you? Are you nobody, too? Then there ‘s a pair of us—don’t tell! They’d banish us, you know. How dreary to be somebody! How public, like a frog To tell your name the livelong day To an admiring bog! – Emily Dickinson • • • Related Post: When Animals Speak [ […]