Wilderness Notebook

Poster Nature is not a place to visit. It is home. – Gary Snyder In wildness is the preservation of the world. – Henry David Thoreau Wilderness is the state of complete awareness. – Gary Snyder, Turtle Island There are no words that can tell the hidden spirit of the wilderness, that can reveal its …

Influence

Buzzwords Influence = The power to change or affect someone or something Embedded Tweets I honestly never wanted to “influence” anyone, in terms of travel. Just hoped to illuminate some corners of the unknown — and show a bit more of what’s possible out there. I never really trusted a travel writer who’s main goal …

Mazahua

Lingo Cards For fans of Indigenous Languages, hashtag:  #LenguaIndígena Lessons in Mazahua taught by Alejandro Pérez Blancas are available online from Soundcloud with accompanying texts on the National Commission for the Development of Indigenous Peoples (CDI) website. Wikipedia: The Mazahua language is an indigenous language of Mexico, spoken in the country’s central states by the ethnic …