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the Infinite Monkey speaks: on roads

Random brilliance from across the blogosphere…


A map is the story of the road, told true from first to last, but it is not the road. Contour lines, floating on the flat surface like ripples in a lake, are someone else’s story. Your feet must walk the road and find what elevation means.

 – yearstricken


A journey and an explanation

4 Comments Post a comment
  1. I love roads and maps and road trips. Nice quote.

    January 6, 2013
    • I loved it as soon as I read it! And it’s true – in road trips and in life – you’ve just got to experience it for yourself 🙂

      January 6, 2013
  2. So simple, and yet so complex! Happy New Year, Stony.

    January 8, 2013

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