Free As A Bird

“The soul has illusions as the bird has wings: it is supported by them.”–Victor Hugo

Where The Wild Things Are (Part 2)

“Four legs good, two legs bad.”– George Orwell

Where The Wild Things Are (part 1)

“I think I could turn and live with animals, they are so placid and self-contained. I stand and look at them long and long.“ -Walt Whitman (Leaves of Grass)

Life

Sometimes life, health, whatever,  doesn’t go according to plan… But sometimes you’ve got to think like a penguin.. And march to the drum the universe beats for you.

Sunrise, Sunset

Just disappears as soon as the sun sets…

Tonight is a good start for tomorrow…

Because sometimes all you need is this:   And this: To stop feeling like this: And to start feeling like this: “I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe … Continue reading

Never A Sunless Garden

“Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. “– Oscar Wilde And some flowers are meant to live forever

The Thing About Longing

Longing is the universal experience of any being. It is described as the “strong, persistent desire or craving, especially for something unattainable or distant”. It’s true that most people, every day of their lives, are experiencing a sense of longing; it can feel claustrophobic, angering, sad, distressing-or- it can feel ambitious, dreamy, and hopeful. The … Continue reading

Not Everywhere Is Dark

  “Between us there was, as I have already said somewhere, the bond of the sea. Besides holding our hearts together through long periods of separation, it had the effect of making us tolerant of each other’s yarns – and even convictions.“ –Joseph Conrad

The Darling Buds of May

And it just happens to be my favorite time of year… This type of magnolia tree only blooms for a week every spring. It’s my favorite time of year. The flowers emit the most amazing fragrance. As I passed under the canopy they created above me, I was surprised that it smelled just like spring.