I’m happy to report that my inner child is still ageless. Well, I had a little fun today, and it made me feel like a kid again! I had some big ideas for art projects […]
The rose speaks of love silently, in a language known only to the heart. Unknown It’s after midnight, but I had to get an image in for RDP Saturday: Image. Another rose from one of […]
City life is millions of people being lonesome together.—Henry David Thoreau I took some additional photographs of the sunset a few nights ago (pictured in Mesmerized) and I liked this one because of all the […]
You create enthusiasm around you. PANDA EXPRESS Inspiration can come from just about anywhere… including a fortune cookie. So… thanks to my last fast food adventure… today’s Everything Red is about enthusiasm. According to several […]
The preparation of good food is merely another expression of art, one of the joys of civilized living.Dione Lucas
In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks. John Muir Word of the day challenge: Nature
The mind is like an umbrella; it functions best when open. Walter Gropius Passing through quickly for the letter “U” today! I went with the first words that came to my mind. As the quote […]
Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.Carl Jung
—A personal journey through the “K” word.
I think the old bumper car is kicking into overdrive. My journey through education is making more and more sense, as the fragments of information—that I’ve learned in various classes—are beginning to connect. The ‘bigger picture’ is coming into focus, and I could not be more excited!
Happiness. What a great word. I perused the web to see what people had to say about the “Keys to Happiness.” It was an interesting experiment, because everyone had different opinions. People have their own […]
“The pages are still blank, but there is a miraculous feeling of the words all being there, written in invisible ink and clamoring to become visible.” Vladimir Nabokov
Dancing with the feet is one thing,
But dancing with the heart is another.
Be sure and put your feet in the right place… and then stand firm.
That’s a great quote for me today. I’m beginning to realize that sometimes “self-learning” doesn’t really teach me anything. Well, it does but it doesn’t.
“Music brings a warm glow to my vision, thawing mind and muscle from their endless wintering.” —Haruki Murakami—
“Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.”
—Saint Augustine of Hippo—
Man is so made that whenever anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish. —La Fontaine
“The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp.”
That man is richest whose pleasures are the cheapest. —Henry David Thoreau
When you’re curious, you find lots of interesting things to do. Walt Disney This was one of those unique moments, when you see something that you just don’t see every day. Word of the Day […]
What I have in my heart and soul — must find a way out. That’s the reason for music. Ludwig van Beethoven Today has been such a good day! It felt like there was a […]
Mere color, unspoiled by meaning, and unallied with definite form, can speak to the soul in a thousand different ways. Oscar Wilde Would you believe that today marks exactly two years for me here on […]
Another glorious day, the air as delicious to the lungs as nectar to the tongue. John Muir
The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever. Jacques Cousteau
Let me, O let me bathe my soul in colors; let me swallow the sunset and drink the rainbow. Khalil Gibran