“Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors. And the people there see you differently, too. Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving.” ― Terry Pratchett, A Hat Full of … Continue reading Hello, G’day Mate, Hola
I had a dream last night. I don’t remember much of it. But one thing that has clearly stuck to my conscious mind is the message (which I can still hear being said with a big, deep voice): Yooooou neeeeeeed to coooonnnnnect with yourrrrrr creeeeaaaativity agaaaaain. Yeah, yeah….I’m not surprised. I’ve been missing writing, drawing, … Continue reading And Soon It Will Begin….
I’m a sun worshiper. Not the type that lies on the beach all day long, but the type that simply loves the sun shining. It can be the most bitterly cold day, or everything possible could be going wrong, but as long as the sun is shining, I’m OK and all is well. As I … Continue reading How Do You Kill a Mockingbird?
"Can you tell me, who called the race? / Can anyone stay in one place? / And when you get to the finish line / Will you wish for more time?" ~ Katy Perry, This Moment I remember listening to this song the very first time. I was stressing out because my daughter, partner and … Continue reading Racing Towards What Exactly?
"For life is quite absurd / And death's the final word / You must always face the curtain with a bow / Forget your sin - give the audience a grin / Enjoy it - it's your last chance anyhow" - Monty Python I bet you sang, didn't you? And I apologize if you have that song … Continue reading Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life
"Be able to read blueprints, diagrams, floorplans, and other diagrams used in the construction process." ~ Marilyn vos Savant That's what I've been up to all these months - construction. Seriously, I have. I haven't been building a house, or anything of those sorts. I have been building my life. And I've had to take … Continue reading Under Construction
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has" - Margaret Mead A couple of weeks ago I was given the opportunity to put a big, fat, stinking check mark next to item #7 on my Childhood Dreams List. Since then, … Continue reading I Bless The Rains Down In Africa