Monday, July 2, 2018

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 Big rain. Cool temperatures. An afternoon spent under a quilt with a book. It doesn’t feel much like summer right now. The garden is happy, drinking deep, and I am

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for. Epicurus With a return to sunshine and blue sky, and a few wonderful things to do today, it’s going to be a good one. I’m finding it a

Sunday, May 6, 2018 – Creative Intention

“I’m not very creative” doesn’t work. There’s no such thing as creative people and non-creative people. There are only people who use their creativity and people who don’t. Unused creativity doesn’t just disappear. It lives within us until it’s expressed, neglected to death, or suffocated by resentment and fear. Brené Brown It’s another beautiful day.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 – Bounty

Thou hast made us for thyself, O Lord, and our heart is restless until it finds its rest in thee. Augustine of Hippo, Confessions I long for ordinary time: predictability and routine. Even as I write these words I see the absurdity of them, because even in ordinary time sands are shifting—sands are always shifting. Still I