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Tour 2019 – day 10

220 Everyone who glimpses Cold Mountain starts complaining about insane winds, about a look human eyes can’t endure and a shape nothing but tattered robes. They can’t fathom these words of mine. Theirs I won’t even mention. I just tell all those busy people bustling around: come face Cold Mountain for a change. -Han Shan translated by David Hinton in Mountain Home We could have come so very far, in at least as many years I spent some…

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Tour without a goal – 6 July 2014

“If a thing is worth doing once, it is worth doing over and over again – exploring it, probing it, demanding by its repetition that the public look at it.” -Mark Rothko coastlines Another day spent in very familiar territory. Apart from beginning/ending many tours in these parts I grew up on Fidalgo and Whidbey Islands, on which I did the bulk of today’s ridding. As is just was on Port Townsend a month or…

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