Charles Bukowski — The Vale of Soul-Making

writing has been my fountain of youth my whore, my love, my gamble. The gods have spoiled me. — Charles Bukowski, from “only one Cervantes,” The Last Night of the Earth Poems. (Ecco May 31, 2002 via Charles Bukowski — The Vale of Soul-Making

John Muir quotes

One of the best ways to see tree flowers is to climb one of the tallest trees and to get into close tingling touch with them, and then look broad Between every two pines is a doorway to a new world The mountains are calling and I must go As long as I live, I’llContinue reading “John Muir quotes”

The wilderness and animals – Quotes

“The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.” ― John Muir “Some people talk to animals. Not many listen though. That’s the problem.” ― A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh “Animals never worry about Heaven or Hell. Neither do I. Maybe that’s why we get along.” ― Charles Bukowski, The Last Night of the EarthContinue reading “The wilderness and animals – Quotes”