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Posts tagged "Delaware River"
Strong Brown God

Strong Brown God

I live by the Delaware River and kayak it regularly. It is truly a “strong brown god” as T.S. Eliot put it in his poem The Dry Salvages, from The Four Quartets. Choked with detritus, lined with concrete, spanned by bridges, ignored, the river is still a palpable and powerful presence, presenting a ghostly, ever-changing...
Delaware River

Delaware River

Black and white river views, taken on film, circa 2007.
Return to the River - Princeton Packet

Return to the River – Princeton Packet

Return to the River  Published in TimeOff magazine, July 21, 2006 By Lauren Otis Now this is why I live by the Delaware River, I think, as I push off into the current. When the river floods, as it did recently, it is enough to make anyone question their sanity in choosing to live alongside it. The...