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May 23, 2010

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kim

ooooh...i love that jellyfish ♥ please let us know how you liked the book....i am looking for something for summer reading.

Nanny Pumpernickel

I really love that quote,makes me curious about the rest of the book.I Love the little jellyfish tooo!really sweet!Happy reading!

Karen at sew and sow life

what a handsome jellyfish!

i wrote a book report on Silent Spring 100 years ago when i was in the ninth grade. that rachel was a visionary. can you imagine her outrage at the gulf coast situation?

Jason R

Rachel Carson Day is coming up on Thursday. She was born on May 27, 1907.

http://www.rachelcarsoncouncil.org/index.php?page=proclimation-projects

annri

beautiful jellyfish! i hope you're enjoying that book.

Geninne D. Zlatkis

Hope you're enjoying your time in the water :) That jellyfish is what dreams are made for...

Fiona

That jelly fish gives me butterflies in my stomach it is so lovely.

Jan (jcoop on ravelry)

I think you'll love that book--very different in tone than Silent Spring, but still her special blend of poetry and science. BTW, if you haven't heard of it already, Linda Lear has a great, detailed biography of Rachel Carson called Rachel Carson: Witness for Nature (her bio of Beatrix Potter is also wonderful--Beatrix Potter:A Life in Nature).

Hey if you ever find that documentary, please oh please let us know! I've been looking for it for a couple of years but not very hard. Everything I read about it makes it sound like a landmark. Wasn't it a tv documentary?

In any case, I think Carson would love your crochet covered stone jellyfish!

Jan (jcoop on ravelry)

OMG I just did a casual search on Amazon and found the Sea Around Us on VHS. It's even listed on Netflix, but not yet available. That gives me hope that soon it will be available in dvd form. Thanks so much for reminding me of it!

Sonia

that jellyfish is divine
and is taking me on an imaginary ride under the sea
(thanks for the daydream, my friend)
oxoxo

Patricia

One day we'll have to explore the Rachel Carson Salt Pond Preserve.

Rachel

What a beautiful post. That's one of my all-time favorite books. =)

Kiou

J'adore cette méduse!!! Quelle belle idée pleine de poésie...

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