Daily Archives: February 18, 2013

Quotation: John Milton on Peace Listen to “Paradise Lost”


Where peace
And rest can never dwell, hope never comes
That comes to all.

 

John Milton (1608-1674) Discuss

Published on Feb 9, 2013

 

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Chapter listing and length:

Paradise Lost: 01 — Book One, Part 1 — 00:25:15
Read by: Owen

Paradise Lost: 02 — Book One, Part 2 — 00:25:48
Read by: J A Carter

Paradise Lost: 03 — Book Two, Part 1 — 00:24:04
Read by: Kirsten Ferreri

Paradise Lost: 04 — Book Two, Part 2 — 00:29:17
Read by: Cori Samuel

Paradise Lost: 05 — Book Three, Part 1 — 00:19:08
Read by: Greg Bryant

Paradise Lost: 06 — Book Three, Part 2 — 00:21:13
Read by: Greg Bryant

Paradise Lost: 07 — Book Four, Part 1 — 00:32:25
Read by: Catharine Eastman

Paradise Lost: 08 — Book Four, Part 2 — 00:29:58
Read by: Cori Samuel

Paradise Lost: 09 — Book Five, Part 1 — 00:21:54
Read by: Clayton J. Smith

Paradise Lost: 10 — Book Five, Part 2 — 00:25:00
Read by: J A Carter

Paradise Lost: 11 — Book Six, Part 1 — 00:19:24
Read by: Rosalind Wills

Paradise Lost: 12 — Book Six, Part 2 — 00:27:53
Read by: Eric Ray

Paradise Lost: 13 — Book Seven, Part 1 — 00:37:26
Read by: Onjana Yawnghwe

Paradise Lost: 14 — Book Seven, Part 2 — 00:36:24
Read by: hefyd

Paradise Lost: 15 — Book Eight, Part 1 — 00:26:39
Read by: Greg Bryant

Paradise Lost: 16 — Book Eight, Part 2 — 00:35:38
Read by: Greg Bryant

Paradise Lost: 17 — Book Nine, Part 1 — 00:32:35
Read by: hefyd

Paradise Lost: 18 — Book Nine, Part 2 — 00:28:19
Read by: hefyd

Paradise Lost: 19 — Book Ten, Part 1 — 00:37:28
Read by: Kurt Wong

Paradise Lost: 20 — Book Ten, Part 2 — 00:45:28
Read by: J A Carter

Total running time: 9:41:16 
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Turnbull Cyn Trail-Rattlesnake Ridge

Turnbull Cyn Trail-Rattlesnake Ridge

This trail is easily accessible and practicable on foot and on bike. On the map bellow you can see the distances, as well as the difficulty. You can have 2 hours of fun, no winding trails, starting with Turnbull Cyn. which is the easiest portion of the trip (1.6 mile). It is shaded by nice tall trees, some of them eucalypti. It can be jogged (if you’re in a hurry), or walked as slow as your hear desire. I notices a coyote, on  the hill  to left. I had a walking stick, which I would have used to scare it away, but there was no need for any of that.

Turnbull Canyon Map

Turnbull Canyon Map ( Hellman Wilderness Park)

I enjoyed the display showing a the flora and fauna of these hills and  was uplifted especially by the “Leave only Footprints” poster.

Turnbull Canyon Display: Flora, Fauna and regulations

Turnbull Canyon Display: Flora, Fauna and rules and regulations

Turnbull Canyon Display: Flora, Fauna and regulations

Turnbull Canyon Display: Flora, Fauna and regulations

Turnball Cyn - Sumac - Rattlesnake Trails-Map

Turnball Cyn – Sumac – Rattlesnake Trails-Map

Turnball Cyn Trail-1.6 miles

Turnball Cyn Trail-1.6 miles

NOw this here is a nice uphill of about 0.5 miles, also it makes a nice downhill too. I got some members of the group I was waling (some were jogging) with. We had a great time.

To Rattlesnake Ridge

To Rattlesnake Ridge uphill.

Rattlesnake Ridge Sign Post

Rattlesnake Ridge Sign Post

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Rattlesnake Ridge Sign Post

Rattlesnake Ridge Sign Post

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Dry tall grass and flowers

Dry tall grass and flowers

Sumac Trail-0.6 miles

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Sumac trail directional Sign post

Sumac trail directional Sign post

Returning from Rattlesnake, Sumac and on the way back to the turnball Canyon access gate