Present Moments


Bloodroot in oak woodland on April 16th in Harrison County, Iowa. Photo by Robert Smith.


Naturalists and friends of TNS:

Henry David Thoreau advised to “drink of each season as it passes” but we would rather say: “breathe each moment presently and here!” For us, that means entering wild places to find the wildness within always, everywhere, in this present moment.
Find some present moments with us this spring. We hike in small groups in rugged places searching for quiet places where wild nature still has space to breathe — quiet spaces where we can mindfully give ourselves to wilder ways.
And frogs,