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Graceful gratitude

The best life does not require fealty to feelings in the name of authenticity, but rather rebelling against negative impulses and acting right even when we don’t feel like it… 418 more words

Seasonal

Found Objects

We’re hurtling towards Thanksgiving , it seems to me. While I don’t like the speed of time as I get older, I am looking forward to a space that has peace to it as the past two weeks have been so full of woe. 131 more words

Style

Outsider

Much, perhaps all of my life I have felt a little out of step. An introvert in a family of extraverts. A reader and a watcher. 446 more words

Creativity

A little twinge..... of fear

A little twinge of fear

Have you ever climbed a tree?

What happens when you go out on a limb? A sturdy branch will hold you but a thin limb, reaching to a piece of fruit just outside your grasp, might bend to the ground, might even break. 232 more words

Ideas/culture

Winding down, winding up

Yes, summer appears to be winding down in our part of the world.  We finally had some cool days and much needed rain last week. The tomatoes are slowing their production, the winter squash are coming in and the sun is getting an equinoxical slant. 104 more words

Seasonal

May I ? Why not.

Sometimes it feels like a whirlwind in here and the house looks like a tornado hit. Today the hammers are quiet but there’s been a load of activity from vent installation to plumbing to more framing.  376 more words

Ideas/culture

May days

What I did on three glorious days of May:

Danced the sun up with my dance team. We are the ones in red. And we did indeed get up before dawn. 110 more words

Poetry