I don’t know how to write this post. I truly don’t. I want to tell you about my trip to Rock Eddy Bluff Farm in a way that will make you want to pack your bags and hit the road right now. Because you should go there, you really should. It will awaken something inside of you that you have long forgotten about and show you all the things we miss as we rush around in this ever busy world of ours.
But how am I going to express the beauty that is walking away from the modern world for a while, letting go of modern conveniences like electricity and running water in exchange for a peace that comes with being somewhere where you can hear the sound of your own heartbeat if you dare to listen closely enough? How can I describe how the glow of a kerosene lamp makes everything feel warm and safe and how peaceful it is to fall asleep smelling the sweet scent of wood burning in an iron stove, wafting it’s way into your dreams? (more…)