anna brones

writer + artist + producer

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Friday Photo: Taking Time for Stillness

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Inspired by this quote for the weekend:

“In order to get from what was to what will be, you must go through what is.” – Anonymous

Which means taking time for stillness and simple pleasures.

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June 22, 2012 at 13:49

The Beauty of Eating Outdoors

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Mediocre wine is excellent if you have a view, coffee is exponentially more delicious when brewed after a night in a tent, and trail mix can compete with the fanciest hors d’oeuvre when you’re in the middle of a hike. It’s simple: food always tastes better outdoors.

I was thinking of this in the process of drinking a mug of wine, overlooking a horizon of red rock formations last week. Dirtbags, sunsets and merlot do go hand in hand after all.

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June 5, 2012 at 13:50

Friday Photo: Beach Stones

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Calm. Quiet. Seemingly endless.

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May 4, 2012 at 09:05

Friday Photo: Spring Steps

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Spring is the time of plans and projects. -Leo Tolstoy

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April 13, 2012 at 08:50

Friday Photo: Winter Sky

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Taken: Vaughn, Washington.

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February 10, 2012 at 12:59

Friday Photo: Baja Camping

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An almost full moon, a beach full of surfers and a bonfire to welcome the sunset.

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January 13, 2012 at 11:11

Nature is Balance and Creativity

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Nature fuels creativity, as is clear spending time at the Banff Centre forBanff Mountain Film and Book Festival. Our brains need time to disconnect, to readjust to a more natural rhythm, one that begins with a sunrise over the peaks and an afternoon of alpenglow. One where the sound of a raging river is ever present. One where clean air is a given. One where you take in the natural world, not because you choose to go out on an afternoon hike, or take a weekend drive to the country.

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November 7, 2011 at 11:58