Soft Cushionings {or Thanksgiving}

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 [...]

It Begins with Freshly

Words of now.   Freshly showered.  Pink shirt.  Brown sweater, wool.  Pup.  Out, in.  Music (Christmas, because).  Tender.  Content.  Wondering.  Windy.  Clouds.  Some blue.  Hungry.  Quiet.  Candle, not lit.  Yarn.  Gift.  Desk.  Clutter.  Treasures.  Ring.  Circle.  Questions.  Confusion.  Possibility.  Hope.  Love.  More love. Waiting.  Connection.  Hesitant.  Confident.  Digging deep.  Books.  Poetry.  Words.  These words.  Heart.  Stretch.  [...]

Heart Whispers

  In my November Note, I wrote to my readers about stepping away from Instagram.  The abridged version for you begins by saying that it was a long time coming.  The decision came after much resistance (because we are all told – whether we run a business or not, whether we wish to build an [...]

As If

I’ve been thinking about our homeschooling journey.  How there have been questions throughout our experience but how, in spite of the questions – in celebration of them - we carry on.  We live with the questions.  We move forward as if we know best. I've also been thinking about life in general.  The questions, the not knowing, the living with questions and not [...]