Whenever we have breakfast at Cold Spring Tavern (located in the Los Padres National Forest), we take a moment to cross the street to gaze at the forest wilderness across the way. For us, it is a refreshing moment, a magical connection with all that is!
The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.
But I'll tell you what hermits realize. If you go off into a far, far forest and get very quiet, you'll come to understand that you're connected with everything.