Ramblings on Nature & Surrender

It’s very windy outside today, but the sun is shining. I am immediately aware of my slight dissatisfaction with the wind. What is this urge to control? I want to turn down the wind, just a little bit, with the adjusting of a dial. Where did I get this idea that I could or should […]

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Uncertainty

“Living is a form of not being sure, not knowing what next or how. The moment you know how, you begin to die a little. The artist never entirely knows. We guess. We may be wrong, but we take leap after leap in the dark.” –Agnes De Mille   I think I’m a person who […]

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Lovestruck on a Sunny Sunday Morning

Minor Swing by Django Reinhardt makes me feel like I’m sitting outside of a Parisian café. I am writing and feeling the warmth of the sun on my skin. Maybe I am drinking a café (as in coffee) and eating a buttery croissant drizzled with chocolate. Charles is reading and taking in the sights. We […]

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Aspirations

He will do the accountant thing. I will become a mother and a writer and a teacher. We will travel. We will be a power couple. We will have nice things but our things won’t own us. We will do nice things for other people. We will make a positive impact in our community and the […]

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