Explore Cod Writers, Remembering Art and more!

Explore related topics

No one has captured the enchantment of darkness and its eternally reigning queen, the night, more beautifully than writer and naturalist Henry Beston (June 1, 1888–April 15, 1968), who in his 1928 classic The Outermost House: A Year of Life On The Great Beach of Cape Cod (public library) does for night what Rebecca Solnit has done for walking and Robin Wall Kimmerer for moss.

In Praise of Darkness: Henry Beston on How the Beauty of Night Nourishes the Human Spirit

No one has captured the enchantment of darkness and its eternally reigning queen, the night, more beautifully than writer and naturalist Henry Beston (June 1, 1888–April 15, 1968), who in his 1928 classic The Outermost House: A Year of Life On The Great Beach of Cape Cod (public library) does for night what Rebecca Solnit has done for walking and Robin Wall Kimmerer for moss.

Susan Keating Glaspell (1876-1948), American writer, Pulitzer Prize for Drama (1931).

Susan Keating Glaspell (1876-1948), American writer, Pulitzer Prize for Drama (1931).

William Styron. "[In depression] It is hopelessness even more than pain that crushes the soul. So the decision-making of daily life involves not, as in normal affairs, shifting from one annoying situation to another less annoying--or from discomfort to relative comfort, or from boredom to activity--but moving from pain to pain. One does not abandon, even briefly, one's bed of nails, but is attached to it wherever one goes." From Darkness Visible

William Styron. "[In depression] It is hopelessness even more than pain that crushes the soul. So the decision-making of daily life involves not, as in normal affairs, shifting from one annoying situation to another less annoying--or from discomfort to relative comfort, or from boredom to activity--but moving from pain to pain. One does not abandon, even briefly, one's bed of nails, but is attached to it wherever one goes." From Darkness Visible

Toad Hall Sports Car Museum is a great place to spend some time and really enjoy over 50 classic red  cars.Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum at the Simmons Homestead Inn-288 Scudder Avenue, Hyannis Port, Cape Cod.

Toad Hall Sports Car Museum is a great place to spend some time and really enjoy over 50 classic red cars.Toad Hall Classic Sports Car Museum at the Simmons Homestead Inn-288 Scudder Avenue, Hyannis Port, Cape Cod.

#Cape Cod. Thoreau's classic account of his meditative, beach-combing walking trips to Cape Cod in the early 1850s, reflecting on the elemental forces of the sea.

#Cape Cod. Thoreau's classic account of his meditative, beach-combing walking trips to Cape Cod in the early 1850s, reflecting on the elemental forces of the sea.

Sherwin Williams Paint Colors. Sherwin Williams SW 7015 Repose Gray #SherwinWilliamsSW7015ReposeGray

Sherwin Williams Paint Colors. Sherwin Williams SW 7015 Repose Gray #SherwinWilliamsSW7015ReposeGray

Pinterest
Search