The Blues and Other Hues of Winter

February 23, 2014 by  
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  Today’s simple pleasure ~ the ever present blues, whites, and browns of a February wintry day. I took a winter walk with my camera today. It was bitter cold but sunny.  The air was still and silent, “crisp” as they say, and its freshness made me feel bold and alive. Leafless brown trees stuck up out of the ice and snow […]

Love the Questions Themselves

February 22, 2014 by  
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“Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves, like locked rooms and like books that are now written in a very foreign tongue. Do not now seek the answers, which cannot be given you because you would not be able to live them. And the point […]

A jar and a heart

February 14, 2014 by  
Filed under INSPIRATIONAL QUOTES

Let the love in. Be open to receiving. It is there for you. You’ve got to trust that. Let it in. 

Solstice Wishes~Light is Always Possible

December 22, 2013 by  
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Every year on Solstice I make a candlescape to honor the coming Light. This year I created a very simple yet very different candlescape than what I normally do. I usually use a tray to hold all the elements of the candlescape but this time I used a whole table and some very different kinds […]

Believe in Love Like An Inheritance

November 18, 2013 by  
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“Believe in a love that is being stored up for you like an inheritance, and have faith that in this love there is a strength and a blessing so large that you can travel as far as you wish without having to step outside it.” ~~ Rainer Maria Rilke

Love is Longing

November 15, 2013 by  
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Love is longing and longing, the pain of being parted; No illness is rich enough for the distress of the heart, A lover’s lament surpasses all other cries of pain. Love is the royal threshold to God’s mystery…. The carnival of small affections and polite attachments Which litter and consume our passing time Is no […]

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