Blogrolls are fun, but they can also be a little overwhelming. Sometimes, one just wants to be directed to a specific thing that a person particularly liked. Hence, this page: a collection of some of my favorite islands on the web.
Jack Gilbert: People miss so much because they want money and comfort and pride, a house and a job to pay for the house … People take vacations. That’s their reward—the vacation. Why not the life?
Mary Oliver: There were times over the years when life was not easy, but if you’re working a few hours a day and you’ve got a good book to read, and you can go outside to the beach and dig for clams, you’re okay.