Heath Hall

14 Flips | 1 Magazine | 3 Likes | 1 Following | @soulsinging | Keep up with Heath Hall on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Heath Hall”

Learning Accountability From Mountains

<b>With hardly another car on the highway an hour before dawn,</b> it was difficult to keep from pressing the pedal to the metal. I was late to pick up my …

Field Guide: Sweet Basil

Sweet Basil <i>(Osimum basilicum)</i>: “Tomato’s Best Friend”<p>Its summer associations are so strong that dried basil is unthinkable. In cooking, basil is all …

Alys Flower: staking

My dog does not like sticks, and certainly won't chase after one if I throw it. She cocks her head and stares at me slightly too long. In this relationship, I chase the sticks and she wanders behind. I spend all winter hunting for sticks of a certain length, a good taper, old and worn but not …

Easter at Villa Augustus in the Netherlands

Located on the grounds of a 19th century Dutch water tower, Villa Augustus offers a year-round bounty of color, in its vibrant flowers, lush gardens, …

Dining Rooms

Underworld: The Intrepid Cave Photography of Robbie Shone | Colossal

<p>Robbie Shone is a British adventure, cave and travel photographer based out of Austria. His adventures have led him to the remotest areas of China, …

Architecture of Density

Photographer Michael Wolf, double winner of the World Press Photo provides us with this series “Architecture of Density” where unretouched pictures …

A Beginning Photographer’s Guide to Photographing The Northern Lights

<i>Dean J. Tatooles specializes in fine art panoramic landscape photography, wildlife photography, and indigenous portraiture from remote locations</i> …

I'm Flying to Europe for $300 and You Can Too -- It's Pissing Some People Off

The rumors are true. You can get from North America to Europe (or vice versa) for under $600 round trip! Or for $300, one way, including taxes.<p>This isn't some travel writer/blogger exclusive. Acclaimed as a new airline, Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA has been around for over 10 years, but recently …

10 Reasons Women Need to Solo Travel

In August 2007, I sent myself to Edinburgh, Scotland as a graduation (I graduated with a Master of Science, Management degree) and birthday gift. This wasn't my first time to Edinburgh, but it was my first time as a solo traveler. Was I nervous? Yes, I was. And it surprised me.<p>I stayed in a hostel, …

Road Trip: California's Pacific Coast Highway

Strap in and get ready for an exhilarating driving experience along this twisting, cliff-hugging route.<p>An exhilarating driving experience, this twisting, cliff-hugging, 123-mile (198-kilometer) route along the central California coast takes about five hours to complete at a leisurely pace. …

California

How to piss off an atheist

Let’s be honest: We atheists can be pretty easy to piss off. We’re known for being shrill, obnoxious, condescending, and <i>way</i> too willing to pick a …

Associated Press News

Pope Francis urges new cardinals to avoid Vatican intrigue and gossip

Pope Francis has instructed his new "princes of the church" – among them Cardinal Vincent Nichols, the archbishop of Westminster – to avoid "intrigue, gossip, cliques, favouritism and partiality" as they don the Roman Catholic church's prized red biretta.<p>Speaking in St Peter's basilica a day after …