Thursday, July 20, 2017

“Rainy days should be spent at home with a cup of tea and a good book.” ~ Bill Watterson, The Calvin and Hobbes Tenth Anniversary Book It's a fresh and cool morning. A slight--well, maybe more than slight--breeze is blowing. I'm listening to a few drops of rain on the deck. Rain! How wonderful! Funny how

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

"There are a thousand thoughts lying within a man that he does not know till he takes up the pen to write.” ~ William Makepeace Thackeray Early morning and I go into WordPress and create a new post like I have done 1,281 times in the past, like I have done almost every day for the

Friday, April 21, 2017

"Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.” ~ Rudyard Kipling Yesterday afternoon I was made aware of something that made me spitting mad. I talked it through as best as I could with Gerry (I was so angry that I was barely coherent so that was a challenge!) then spent an hour or

Thursday, March 23, 2017

"It is at the edge of a petal that love waits." ~William Carlos Williams I'm sitting in bed sipping coffee. My eyes are drawn to the window toward the eastern sky where the sun will soon rise, and I am overcome. # # # The power will be out for a number hours today; the

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

"The world was an awfully large place and it wasn't easy to find a person who'd gone missing sixty years earlier, even if that person was oneself.” ~ Kate Morton, The Forgotten Garden I enjoyed catching up with a friend yesterday. Coffee and good one-on-one conversation are two of my favourite things, especially when taken