It’s July. It’s good to be outside.
illustration by Rudolf Mates from A Forest Story
Ride your bike.
Julie Paschkis – Out for a Spin
Everything is better outside. Eat outside.
illustration by William Steig for Sylvester
illustration by Hedwig Sporri-Dolder for Hinderem Bargli
Climb up high.
illustration by Alois Carigiet for Florina
illustration and poem by Julie Paschkis for Vivid
Yevgeny Rachev 1900
Baba Yaga by Ivan Bilibin
Maybe go fishing,
illustration by Chris Raschka for Fishing in the Air
or explore an island.
illustration by the D’Aulaires for Ola
Read a book.
Charles Knight 1809
Or listen to a story.
illustration by Rudolf Mates for A Forest Story
Take a nap on the grass.
illustration by Hedwig Sporri-Doldi for Hinderem Bargli
Or sleep outside for the whole night.
Stop looking at this screen or any other screen. Go outside! You might even float away.
illustration by Wm Steig for Gorky Rises