The Little Things

The Little Things

“The small things of life were often so much bigger than the great things . . . the trivial pleasure like cooking, one’s home, little poems especially sad ones, solitary walks, funny things seen and overheard.” ― Barbara Pym Over the weekend, the rain...
Stop. Pause. Pay Attention.

Stop. Pause. Pay Attention.

I’ve made it a mantra to pay attention to the sky. Right now I lean on nature and the call to tilt my gaze outside and acknowledge the universal is essential to my well-being. Watching the unfolding of the sun in the morning and how the clouds choose their...
Currently

Currently

I do this meme from time to time and I thought it might be fun to revisit it again. This is what is happening in my world, right now: What I Am Listening To: I am listening to a variety of tunes. I love the Epilogue to the movie La La Land and it seems to be the track...
On Tackling What We Resist

On Tackling What We Resist

I captured this view outside of my home a few weeks ago. When I saw its glory, I couldn’t predict its impact. For a few minutes, I kept a close vigil as magenta melted into the pink, the sky igniting in this fiery palette of other-worldliness. I paused, taking a...
Eleven

Eleven

January 8, 2017. This is eleven. I talked about her turning this age, but today, I repeat what I’ve said here before – I will never quite be able to embrace time’s passage. Eleven is inching toward grit and grace, the tween and teen years, the...