Monthly Archives: February 2015

Old Abandoned Farmhouse :: Vieille ferme abandonnée

I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says “Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.” — … Continue reading

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Dried Roses :: Roses séchées

Be like the bird that, passing on her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing that she hath wings. — Victor Hugo These are the remnants of Valentine’s Day, my dried … Continue reading

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Moleskine Sketchbook :: Carnet Moleskine

Ring the bells that still can ring Forget your perfect offering There is a crack in everything That’s how the light gets in.  — Leonard Cohen I felt like drawing tonight so I decided to use my Moleskine Sketchbook that … Continue reading

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Mild Grey Day :: Journée grise & douce

As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind. To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again. To make a deep mental … Continue reading

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Reflections :: Reflets

How right it is to love flowers and the greenery of pines and ivy and hawthorn hedges; they have been with us from the very beginning. — Vincent Van Gogh. One of the advantages to teaching in the mornings is … Continue reading

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Arctic Circle :: Cercle arctique

“The hand-made life is based on having an idea of how you envision your life unfolding, and then proceeding with it slowly, but surely. Not being seduced by the dancing girls or dancing boys along the road; not being taken away … Continue reading

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Bump, Bump, Bump Little Heart

Bump, bump, bump little heart along this journey we’ve gone together, you piping all the fuel. You’re fistsize, and fistlike you clench and unclench, clench and unclench, keeping this head upright to batter its way through the walls of the … Continue reading

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