Category Archives: Possible Pilgrimages

The Container of the Sun: Beth’s Travels on the Bartram Trail 32

Strangely, William Bartram did not take the time to describe the most magnificent mounds he traveled past. The ones he did describe have mostly eroded or have been destroyed in the name of progress. So I have borrowed from his … Continue reading

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The William Bartram Canoe Trail: Beth’s Travels on the Bartram Trail #22

Take a moment to listen to my reading aloud of William Bartram’s Words, from William Bartram’s Travels. William writes eloquently, as usual, about his adventures on the Mobile Delta: * Peaceful and Serene…. Possibly the most peaceful and serene day … Continue reading

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Stormy Days on the Stream of Life: Beth’s Travels on the Bartram Trail #16

Take a moment to listen to my reading aloud of William Bartram’s Words, from William Bartram’s Travels. This is a reading from Bartram’s Travels on the Altamaha, wherein a lunar eclipse and a storm occur. Take a moment to listen … Continue reading

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In Search of the Daughters of the Sun: Beth’s Travels on the Bartram Trail #6

Take a moment to listen to my reading aloud of William Bartram’s Words, from William Bartram’s Travels. Bartram’s “Rapturous Description” of the Okefenokee Swamp: *  The Oquafenogaw Cypress Knees by Beth Thompson Early in the year 2012 I traveled to … Continue reading

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Sarracenia: Beth’s Travels on the Bartram Trail #4

Take a moment to listen to my reading aloud of William Bartram’s Words, from William Bartram’s Travels. Listen to Bartram’s Passage on Pitcher Plants: * “Taste of it–how cool and animating–limpid as the morning dew” That William drank the water … Continue reading

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