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On Quiet Grief, & Quiet Goodness ...

Can I tell you a secret?  For a little over a week now, I’ve been quietly carrying a private hurt — one I caused myself. 192 more words


A Lulie Wallace Study

As a kid I was always fascinated by the painters who would set up in museums, right next to the most famous paintings, and replicate them color by color. 136 more words

Painting Projects

The Truth About Magnolias

Sometimes I find myself to be the in between and grey matter of our minds. The broken, forgotten middle that lies between everything but is forgotten by everyone. 326 more words


On our way home

We are now heading back home to Brisbane for a few months to enjoy our lovely winter.

It it is always difficult to leave Bagni di Lucca, especially now when it is looking so beautiful. 161 more words


Photo Friday- The Vernal Age

The Vernal Age

Here the pheasant roosts at night,
Lonely, drowsy, out of sight,
Where the evening breezes sigh
Solitary, there stray I.

Close along the shaded stream, 160 more words


snack break

I have a love-hate relationship with salads.  Mostly because i typically find them bland, or the ones that are not bland are not particularly good for you, which defeats the purpose!   157 more words