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Life is like riding a bicycle

‘Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.‘
— Albert Einstein


Hello September!

I know the official start to fall is still ahead of us, but for me, that’s always been the first day of September, so here we are again: in the season of falling leaves and pumpkins and apple crisps and cozy soups. 384 more words


Where They Came From...

I looked at everyone and wondered where they came from, and who they missed, and what they were sorry for.

- Jonathan Safran Foer,
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close


Dogs have compassed me about

Consider Nathan Wilson’s Empire of Bones, a fun and swashbuckling young adult novel (part of a series, not yet complete) that has a major character singing Psalm 22, singing it joyously—for the joy set before him, as he gives his life in the hope of saving others. 318 more words


quote du jour ~bond

…and when all the wars are over, a butterfly will still be beautiful.

~Ruskin Bond, Scenes from a Writer’s Life


Labor Day 2014 for reflection, celebration

“The labor movement was the principal force that transformed misery and despair into hope and progress.”

Martin Luther King, Jr., in his speech to the state convention of the Illinois AFL-CIO, Oct. 46 more words

Change Of Venue

Getting to the Next Part of Yourself...

You shouldn’t try to stop everything from happening. Sometimes you’re supposed to feel awkward. Sometimes you’re supposed to be vulnerable in front of people. Sometimes it’s necessary because it’s all part of you getting to the next part of yourself, the next day. 6 more words