Elena's photographs capture the magic of childhood's oneness with nature and reminded me of the magnificent poem "Fern Hill" by Dylan Thomas. Here is Dylan Thomas himself reading his ode to childhood and the great outdoors.
The Collected Poems of Dylan Thomas: The New Centenary Edition By Dylan Thomas - Like Shakespeare and Joyce before him, Dylan Thomas expanded our sense of what the English language can do. He was the creator of one of the most distinctive and exciting of literary styles - sensuous, playful, rhythmically forceful yet subtly musical, and full of memorable lines. 'Do not go gentle into that good night', 'Fern Hill' and other poems have become anthology favourites;