(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
my brain and heart divorced (by John Roedel)
John Roedel my brain and heart divorced a decade ago over who was to blame about how big of a mess I have become eventually, they couldn...
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...
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...
“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...
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...
You Don't Just Lose Someone Once by Donna Ashworth Words
— You Don’t Just Lose Someone Once — You lose them over and over, sometimes many times a day. When the loss, momentarily forgotten, creeps u...
"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...