“I am going to try to pay attention to the spring. I am going to look around at all the flowers, and look up at the hectic trees. I am going to close my eyes and listen.” – Anne Lamott
“Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. ” -Rachel Carson
hin·ter·land noun \ˈhin-tər-ˌland, -lənd\
1. The land directly adjacent to and inland from a coast.
2. A region remote from urban areas; backcountry.