a room for the curious

This room is found at the visitor center of Mount Field National Park in Tasmania. But I am going to invite myself and you to make this every room everywhere.

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urban wildlife

Even though we city dwellers have parks galore, we often feel cut off from the natural world. When I lived in Brooklyn, I remember coming up the subway stairs once…

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into the trees we go

From my seat on the airplane, I see this sign on the international airport in Hobart, Tasmania. I am perplexed. We’ll be flying above the trees, hopefully not into them.…

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take me out to the ballgame

Nostalgia is a funny thing. I didn't grow up in a sports-oriented family. (In fact, I have no memory of a single sporting event showing on our television set through…

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go jump in a lake

Not long ago, I was looking through some old photos that I had scanned into digital files before moving many years ago. This is a photo I’ve used before on…

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