Nature Is Not A Place To Visit.

It Is Home.

Andrew R. French
4 min readFeb 19, 2019


Zion National Park

“Nature is not a place to visit. It is home.”

-Gary Snyder, poet

It all began to fall apart when we decided as a species that it was a good idea to separate ourselves from nature.

This was our penultimate step of disassociation before we created organized religion, theoretical science, modern art, and everything…