Skip to content

advice to those about to enter the wilderness

January 20, 2013
tags:

woods

CC Image Source: http://www.morguefile.com/archive/display/10716

“Always in the big woods when you leave familiar ground and step off alone into a new place, there will be, along with the feelings of curiosity and excitement, a little nagging of dread. It is the ancient fear of the Unknown, as it is your first bond with the wilderness you are going into” (Wendell Berry, naturalist, quoted in Steinbach, 2000, p. 158).

Throwing a stone in the pond, naturally:

<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/52861634″>Connecting (Full Film)</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/user1384354″>Bassett &amp; Partners</a> on <a href=”http://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p>

Reference

Steinbach, A. (2000). Without reservations: The travels of an independent woman. Sydney: Bantam.

Suggested context (reading) for Using mLearning and MOOCs to understand chaos, emergence, and complexity in education here.

Advertisements
One Comment leave one →
  1. January 21, 2013 11:35 am

    Reblogged this on Erin Luong's #Etmooc Experience and commented:
    Thanks for the thoughts and beautiful images

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: