escape

“To live on a day-to-day basis is insufficient for human beings; we need to transcend, transport, escape; we need meaning, understanding, and explanation; we need to see over-all patterns in our lives. We need hope, the sense of a future. And we need freedom (or, at least, the illusion of freedom) to get beyond ourselves, whether with telescopes and microscopes and our ever-burgeoning technology,…

holding summer

The most beautiful moments always seemed to accelerate and slip beyond one’s grasp just when you want to hold onto them for as long as possible. ― E.A. Bucchianeri

a September Greeting

A little sweetness on this first day of September. Met this little cutie at the Farmer’s Market on Saturday. Came seriously close to bringing him home with me. ********** Dear friends, I’ve decided to keep with this photo-a-day posting for the time being, with an occasional longer post thrown in here or there. I feel like I’m in a groove now and it seems…

morning has broken

mine is the sunlight, mine is the morning ~Eleanor Farjeon on this, the last day of August

staycation

Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are. ~ Mason Cooley