Monday, December 11, 2017

There are few nicer things than sitting up in bed, drinking strong tea, and reading. ~ Alan Clark Except, perhaps, sitting up in bed, drinking strong soy-milk-frothy coffee, and writing: my delicious regular morning ritual. I’m just back from the prairie where I’ve been reimagining something that happened there a lifetime ago, tapping out words

Monday, December 4, 2017

It is well, it is well, with my soul. ~ Horatio G. Spafford, It Is Well With My Soul One of my favourite things at this time of year is the music programs airing on PBS. Late yesterday afternoon, Gerry happened upon a Celtic Woman special and, by the light of the non-traditional tree, we

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

When I am constantly running there is no time for being. When there is no time for being there is no time for listening. ~ Madeleine L'Engle, Walking on Water Are you sensing a ramping up of busyness already? It’s not even the beginning of December and I’m feeling it. I don't like it. The

Sunday, November 26, 2017

Generally what is more important than getting watertight answers is learning to ask the right questions. ~ Madeleine L'Engle, Walking on Water: Reflections on Faith and Art Wisdom tells me to ask, and then stop. And listen. Ears and eyes and heart wide open. Isn’t this a wiser course than where my natural tendency wants