Elba. Winslet. Direction. Scenery. Beautiful. Survival. Predictable. Dog. Flat. yes.
When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world. — John Muir
“In magic – and in life – there is only the present moment, the now. You can’t measure time the way you measure the distance between two points. ‘Time’ doesn’t pass. We human beings have enormous difficulty in focusing on the present; we’re always thinking about what we did, about how we could have doneContinue reading “Words to Live By (Part 3)”
In this second installment of the life lessons learned/what’s important to me at 50 I give you joy. And many other things. “There are random moments – tossing a salad, coming up the driveway to the house, ironing the seams flat on a quilt square, standing at the kitchen window and looking out at the delphiniums,Continue reading “Words to Live By (Part 2)”
“The greatest wisdom is in simplicity. Love, respect, tolerance, sharing, gratitude, forgiveness. It’s not complex or elaborate. The real knowledge is free. It’s encoded in your DNA. All you need is within you. Great teachers have said that from the beginning. Find your heart, and you will find your way.” ― Carlos Barrios, Mayan elder andContinue reading “Words to Live By (Part 1)”
Selected as the Sierra Club’s Daily Ray of Hope on June 24, 2014 with the following quote: You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. ~ Henry David Thoreau
Silence. Calm. Storm. Harrowing. Solo. Lonely. Risk. Sailor. Methodical. Yes.
Day Nine…. 9. I’m thankful for the visual world. I am made breathless every day by something I see. It seems everywhere I look there’s beauty and magnificence. It constantly amazes, enlightens, and nourishes my soul. Leaves blowing from trees, blue sky, rain drops falling just so, structures made by man, light in all it’sContinue reading “Thankful Everyday – The Ninth”
Photography. Cinematography. Beauty. Nature. Chimps. Family. Culture. Playfulness.Wonder. YES.
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Scottish Fields, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl.
Hunkering Down Originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl Yep… it’s starting to get cold out there.