Reflections and meditations on music and singing, birds in my life, books and literature, reading, art and art history, history and humanity, words and writing, and things that catch my eye or cause me to wonder.
Monday, January 7, 2013
. I should not be ashamed to have a shrub oak for my coat-of-arms.
—Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862 ), Journal of Henry David Thoreau, January 7, 1857.