Category: Farming

Seasons of Wither

Drying Tobacco Plants
Drying Tobacco Plants

“When we’re alive, life consumes us. But when we die, all of the color and the motion is gone so quickly, it’s as though it can no longer stand to be wasted on us.” Lauren DeStefan

Field of Dreams

Cornfield (obviously)
Cornfield (obviously)

“When we’re lost in thought, when we’re dreaming, what have we lost? We’ve lost reality. Our life has escaped us.” Charlotte Joko Beck

The Seat of Obsession

Old and new
Old and new

“There is no doubt that creative work is itself done under a compulsion often indistinguishable from a purely clinical obsession. In this sense, what we call a creative gift is merely the social license to be obsessed.” Otto Rank

Note to self: check the date on my social license to be obsessed, I don’t want it to expire anytime soon.

October 22 – Square&Lines Challenge