(A collection of favorite quotes, writing, photos, advice, and the occasional how-to....)
Sunday, December 20, 2015
Friendship has no survival value, rather it gives value to survival (by C.S. Lewis)
"Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art.... It has no survival value; rather it is
one of those things which give value to survival
― C.S. Lewis, The Four Loves
Singers and musicians are some of the most driven, courageous people on the face of the earth...."*
Photo by Debbie Friley “Singers and Musicians are some of the most driven, courageous people on the face of the earth. They deal with m...
"Beauty, Part 3" by Carvens Lissaint (inspired by Mega)
He said Hey yo, fat ass, yo, biggie mcfatfat, yo, you so fat, I'm gonna blow all the motherf*cking fat people up on one island and ma...
“Finding yourself” is not really how it works.
"Finding Yourself" is not really how it works. You aren't a ten-dollar bill in last winter's coat pocket. Yo...
Free images online (a list of links)
List of where to get free images, art, clipart and photographs for your projects (always check copyright and usage information for all media...
Powerful sketches & photography of the human body
Sascha Hüttenhain Beauty is an experience, nothing else. It is not a fixed pattern or an arrangement of features. It is something...
"More darkly, the steadily-diminishing pile of cheerfully-wrapped candies..."
"Even as a minimalist, Felix Gonzalez-Torres also had a whimsical, humanistic side that showed the influences of pop art on his install...
Caring for Alzheimer's patients: what you must know
Photo by Marjan Lavarevski This advice for caregivers of Alzheimer's patients comes from my good friend Michele Macomber. She gave ...
Bread feeds the body, indeed, but flowers feed also the soul.
I love Maryland in the spring. Flowers are everywhere! I love the bursts of color, tall tulips breezing in the wind, trees in full bloom and...
meet the planets...
" My work is a way for me to go to the planets without the physical trip, and to meet myself when I get there." Paula Rice This c...
we learn more from failure than success.
Buy We learn wisdom from failure much more than success. We often discover what we will do, by finding out what we will not do. Samuel Smiles