Dusk

“Soon it got dusk, a grapy dusk, a purple dusk over tangerine groves and long melon fields; the sun the color of pressed grapes, slashed with burgundy red, the fields the color of love and Spanish mysteries.” ― Jack Kerouac, On the Road    

Hygge

“…to hold twilight or watch it darken, describes the pleasure we take in pausing to observe as day slips into night. To stand at our window, wrapped in the half-dark and watch the day disappear… is a moment of hygge.” ― Louisa Thomsen Brits, The Book of Hygge: The Danish Art of Living Well

Wild and Tame

“What should I do about the wild and the tame? The wild heart that wants to be free, and the tame heart that wants to come home?” -Jeanette Winterson

Wilderness

“There may be people who feel no need for nature. They are fortunate, perhaps. But for those of us who feel otherwise, who feel something is missing unless we can hike across land disturbed only by our footsteps or see creatures roaming freely as they have always done, we are sure there should be wilderness.” … More Wilderness

Late Summer Afternoon

“The crickets felt it was their duty to warn everybody that summertime cannot last for ever. Even on the most beautiful days in the whole year – the days when summer is changing into autumn – the crickets spread the rumor of sadness and change.” ―E.B. White, Charlotte’s Web

Skin

“This was the skin that protected you from the world—this loving of another person you shared your life with.” — Elizabeth Strout, Anything is Possible 

Fat Cat Nap

“When the going gets tough, the tough take a nap.” —- Tom Hodgkinson Dedicated to Leah and Ultraviolet at Catwoods Porch Party. You should visit!