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:: A Tiny Bit of Quiet :: June 14

A quiet journaling series for your summer (or winter) months.  June - August.  From me to you. xo There are exactly as many special occasions in life as we choose to celebrate. ~ Robert Brault ~   Write down 5 things (or people) you don't officially celebrate but that make you happy. Now write 1 possible [...]

:: A Tiny Bit of Quiet :: June 7

A quiet journaling series for your summer (or winter) months.  June - August.  From me to you. xo Sometimes I need only to stand wherever I am to be blessed. ~ Mary Oliver ~   Let's take this first one literally.  Wherever you are right now, pause.  Working with your five senses, notice what's around you. [...]

It’s Time for a Little Quiet

During the past few summers, I’ve taken a short hiatus from this space and social media, usually in August. This year, I’ll be taking my online hiatus for three months – June, July, August.  That’s a long time to be away so I’ve planned ahead, and I have something special for you... Each Friday, I’ll be [...]

Tabula Rasa

It’s the end of another week.  Another Friday.  After another Thursday after another Wednesday after another Tuesday after another…you get the idea.  And you might think that I’m headed towards some reflection on the tedium of it all…the endless repetition and cycle of days and weeks, months and years. On the contrary. It’s this one-after-the-other [...]

:: Ten Things ::

Ten things.  Right now. 1.  my daughter's violin lesson...Vivaldi's Spring...the melody, the harmony...the joy 2.  sunshine on my desk 3.  the pup lying by my feet 4.  feeling thirsty...need water 5.  books, papers on my desk...a bit of a mess 6.  clouds in the sky...the bare branches of the birches against the sky...the hint of [...]