Nearly every day, weather permitting, I wander along many trails in Acadia National Park. Often I stop, inspired by what I see, close-up, or far away.

One day while walking on my favorite path through the woods I came upon a faery house. Enchanted, I photographed it. Throughout the summer more faery houses appeared.

When I was very small, an elderly friend of the family took me on a walk near her mountain cabin, down a hill to the faery woods. What magic I found there. I've since been aware of faeries in many places in the world.

A friend told me I should DO something with all my photographs. So I came up with this idea to put out a line of cards: "Faery Woods Images."


Savitri at Norwood Cove

Faery Woods Images


Greeting Cards by Savitri




"Living Happy in a Faery House"


5" x 7"

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"Come away, O human child!
To the waters and the wild,
With a faery hand in hand,
For the world's more full of weeping
than you can understand" --W.B.Yeats



"A Home in the Faery Woods"



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"I will arise and go now,
and go to Innisfree,
And a small cabin build there,
of clay and wattles made." --W.B.Yeats



"Ents Battling Among the Wild Roses"



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When summer lies upon the world,
and in a noon of gold,
beneath the roof of sleeping leaves
the dreams of trees unfold." --J.R.R. Tolkien



"Squirrels' Latest Supper"



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"If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold,
it would be a merrier world." ---J.R.R. Tolkien




Selected Works

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Are you writing a book or a magazine article? A musical? Do you need help with your story-line? Your character development? Would you like a little coaching on creative writing skills? Fiction or creative non-fiction--I'd love to work with you.
Books
A six-stage journey with the Great Mother, framed by Savitri Bess's own years of devotion to the Hindu mystic Ammachi (Mata Amritanandamayi).
A coming of old age story. A magical realism novel of mystery, romance, goddesses set in the village of Southwest Harbor, on the coast of "Downeast" Maine.
Adventure, romance, in the tradition of quest literature. A fast-paced story set in the Sonoran Desert where coyotes play a magical role.
Magazine Articles
An astrological study using mythology as metaphor
handmade books
Hickory Stroogle, a fantasy story set on an island in the Hebrides (long before the islands were known by that name).

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