Missed It

For those of you who MISSED the amazing cello / piano duet from yesterday's post …  (and there were several of you).  If you did miss it, your experience was 'less-than', and yet you didn't even know it, until it was pointed out to you.  Perhaps this is what emotional blindness is; you think you […]


Because EVERYONE has 5 minutes, even if they think they don't.  Close your eyes and marvel at the way this can slow you down inside. Beauty pierces the heart and makes you grateful.

Luminous Darkness

From a Richard Rohr post: [There is a gravitas in the second half of life, but it is now held up by a much deeper lightness, or “okayness.” Our mature years are characterized by a kind of bright sadness and a sober happiness, if that makes any sense. There is still darkness in the second […]


I had a great idea for today's post – it was to be thought-provoking and overall, fairly brilliant. However, I did not write it down on a sticky note, to return to sometime later in the day, and, alas …   It fell out of my brain.   I hate it when that happens.   […]


It week EIGHT of the non-stop constuction in front of our house.  They had steamrolled endlessly, creating a pavable surface and then the next day had the backhoes out there digging 5 foot deep holes in front of each house on the block.  Not sure if this was an oversight, or is that just how […]