April 22, 2012

Happy Earth Day!

This cold rainy day, seasonable again after a stretch of warmth, fast-forwarding the spring season to fill my garden with gorgeous yellows and pinks and greens. […]
April 20, 2012

Be the change that you wish to see in the world

Mahatma Gandhi said, “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” This website uses that quote as its motto. I came across this […]
April 5, 2012

Postcards

I love postcards. I’ve kept nearly every single card I’ve received. I keep them together in a couple of different spots. Years and locations mingle in […]
March 29, 2012

The Mountains

  I should be content to look at a mountain for what it is and not as a comment on my life.         […]
March 20, 2012

Spring

I want to live some place where calla lilies grow like weeds, on the side of the row, free for the picking. This particular lily is […]
March 8, 2012

A return to Rilke

I return to Rilke when I am feeling particularly discouraged. And to this letter. This letter haunts me, because I feel the call, that desire, that […]