Category Archives: Gnomish

Thursday in New Zealand

I have zipped my suitcase shut. Thus endeth my labors for this morning.  This guy did not help me, lol.

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Painting for Cheer in Mud Season

Mystery is what happens to us when we allow life to evolve rather than having to make it happen all the time. It is the strange knock at the door, the sudden sight of an unceremoniously blooming flower, an afternoon in the yard, a day of riding the midtown bus. Just to see. Just to notice. Just to be there. — Joan Chittister Continue reading

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What I Did Today

Got to work too early so I sat in my car and admired the really big gulls up on the mall roof for a little bit and when that had gone on too long I did this: Not sure why … Continue reading

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For the Quote Box

Thanks go to @jamesvictore for this great quote (from his How to be Brave and Scared Shitless webinar): We’re all going to die, all of us, what a circus! That alone should make us love each other but it doesn’t. … Continue reading

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Day 30, NaPoWriMo the final day

Just there, behind a stump, a tiny man
sitting quiet, a greenish hat cocked so. Continue reading

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