It’s Thanksgiving week and I feel like I should write about gratitude in some pointed way. But I’m less interested in pointed ways than those soft and cushioning. And so. The candle that flickers on my desk. I know I ought not to have it sitting so close to the external hard drive [...]
My cosmos bloomed late this year. Like really late. Like last-week late. All summer long, the zinnias have been incredible in their reds – oranges – creams – yellows – bright pinks – light pinks – deep pinks. The cosmos though? Tall feathery stalks with not a single bloom. Not one. Until last week. [...]
Sometimes Mondays look like the autumn sedum doing its autumn thing.
Sometimes Mondays look like iced chai on the porch with my favorite girl.
Sometimes Mondays look like casting on and beginning something new. P.S. Just Five Things begins next Monday. Click here to join us. xo
Sometimes Mondays look like zinnias.
A quiet journaling series. Read here to learn more about following along from June 19 – August 28. As inspired, please share in the comments below + use #atinybitofquiet on Instagram. It’s all a matter of paying attention, being awake,and not expecting a huge payoff.The magic in this world seems to work in whispers [...]
Sometimes Mondays look like tea and sunlight and a feeling of coming home. An ongoing series of Monday snapshots and quiet reflections.
Years ago, I figured out that I could write about life in simple lists. Not only for noting to-dos, lists can explore feelings, challenges, emotions, ideas, dreams, happenings, moments. On the days when I want to get something down but writing too many words feels like…well, too many words...I turn to lists. I know from [...]
A quiet journaling series. Read here to learn more about following along from June 19 – August 28. When you love someone, the best thing you can offer is your presence.How can you love if you are not there?~ Thich Nhat Hanh ~ • What does it mean to be present? How [...]