Wednesday, July 19, 2017

“What we call the beginning is often the end. And to make an end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start from.” ~ T.S. Eliot I’m thinking much about endings and beginnings these days and as I browsed through photographs this morning the images reflected those musings. A clematis grows near […]

Monday, July 10, 2017

“We who live in quiet places have the opportunity to become acquainted with ourselves, to think our own thoughts and live our own lives in a way that is not possible for those keeping up with the crowd.” ~ Laura Ingalls Wilder The other night I talked with a man I knew many years ago when […]

Friday, June 16, 2017

“A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.” ~ Henry Ward Beecher Yesterday I was at the library. As I walked and browsed, my body taking on the familiar ‘library stance’ of bending slightly at the waist and tipping my head just so such that I could read the titles […]

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

“Is it so small a thing To have enjoy’d the sun, To have lived light in the spring, To have loved, to have thought, to have done.” ~ Matthew Arnold We’re in the gardens at the care home where my mother-in-love lives. Gerry is pushing her wheelchair while she mostly dozes; I’m walking alongside with […]