What of the Beach?
Our nuanced relationship with nature
Vacationing at the beach is a relatively new phenomenon, culturally speaking.
It’s a love that is for the most part unexamined, by most of us; we associate the beach with calm, rejuvenation, time out from the busy-ness of modern life, our cluttered lives where there’s always something to do and it’s usually done quickly. The beach is slow, redolent with healing…