“I’m a believer in the power of knowledge and the ferocity of beauty, so from my point of view, your life is already artful—waiting, just waiting, for you to make it art,”Toni Morrison* I collect quotes, to both inspire and […]
No writing on the solitary, meditative dimensions of life can say anything that has not already been said better by the wind in the pine trees.-Thomas Merton The pine tree is a symbol in many cultures, representing fertility, wisdom, longevity and peace. Even in the starkest, coldest depths of winter, the evergreen stands as a beacon of hope that life will return in the Spring. For more information on these beautiful trees: https://urnabios.com/pine-tree-symbolism-planting-instructions/
“Sunday. A day to refuel your soul and be grateful for your blessings. Take a deep breath and relax. Enjoy your family, your friends, and a cup of coffee.”* This weekend, we made a quick turnaround trip to our home […]
“Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back, a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country. ” Anais Nin We just finished with one of our favorite […]
"Some birds are poets and sing all summer. "~Henry David Thoreau The sight of a Robin has been heralded as sign of hope signaling the return of Spring . With it's bright, cheerful song, it sings a song of celebration that the long winter has ended, and warmer, sunnier days are ahead.
Flowers don't worry about how they're going to bloom. They just open up and turn toward the light and that makes them beautiful.- Jim Carrey Even in the midst of the darkness of winter, the presence and thought of flowers can bring both light and joyful anticipation of the seasons waiting around the corner to bloom once again.
"Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul." - Luther Burbank We all have times when we need some sunshine and healing for or souls. Turning to the beauty of nature can provide a solace that is free for the seeker.
“The human spirit must prevail over technology.” – Albert Einstein Every Summer, we move our studio, kit and caboodle, up to northern Maine. Our camp is situated on East Grand Lake, 22 miles long, 4 miles wide, and bordered by […]
“Dreams are illustrations... from the book your soul is writing about you.: -Marsha Norman Through the centuries, the Celtic Knot has symbolized an endless circle, with no beginnings and no endings....Just like the dreams and hopes we carry within our souls. If we take the time to search for them, it can give us the inspiration and courage to follow their paths.