Quote for Today: Kathleen Norris

© USDA NRCS South Dakota with CCLicense
© USDA NRCS South Dakota with CCLicense

For me, walking in a hard Dakota wind can be like staring at the ocean: humbled before its immensity, I also have a sense of being at home on this planet, my blood so like the sea in chemical composition, my every cell partaking of air. I live about as far from the sea as is possible in North America, yet I walk in a turbulent ocean. Maybe that child was right when he told me that the world is upside-down here, and this is where angels drown.

Kathleen NorrisDakota: A Spiritual Geography

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