T.S. Elliot – Tradition & the Individual Talent

T.S. Eliot - Tradition & the Individual Talent T.S. Eliot (1888–1965).  The Sacred Wood.  1921. Tradition and the Individual Talent I IN English writing we seldom speak of tradition, though we occasionally apply its name in deploring its absence. We cannot refer to “the tradition” or to “a tradition”; at most, we employ the adjective in saying that the …

Ebey’s Landing – Whidbey Island – Late July

Description The Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve is a rural historic district that preserves and protects the historical record of Puget Sound exploration and settlement from the 19th century to the present. Historic farms, still under cultivation in the prairies of Whidbey Island, reveal land use patterns unchanged since settlers claimed the land in the 1850s under the Donation Land Claim …