My partner and I recently hired a tandem kayak and went out to explore the Toronto Islands, a few miles out from the coast of the Toronto downtown. The experience was hugely enjoyable and one highlight was finding a tiny little unnamed island, within the larger island harbour. It was totally unspoilt by humans, with dense foliage and a seeping stillness; the stillness of natures authentic being. I wrote a haiku about the experience.
Still, humans don’t walk
As symphony of nature,
(Photo – Eli Woodbine, Canada, 2016)