Winter Light (Or Lack Of)

The first month of 2016 is coming to an end and I hate to sound a little crabby like Lucy from the Peanuts comic strip, but this has been one cold, grey month with very little winter light except for the beautiful lighting at an Ice Festival featuring literary characters.  I tried to channel my…

Celebrating Denver Broncos Blue and Orange

Yesterday’s exciting AFC Championship match-up between the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots had it all.  The 17th matchup between Peyton Manning and Tom Brady, two future Hall of Fame veteran quarterbacks; the #1 Denver Broncos defense; two old quarterbacks scrambling for first downs; Peyton Manning scoring a first quarter touchdown for the first time…

Treasure The Little Things

“It has long been an axiom of mine that the little things are infinitely the most important.” – Arthur Conan Doyle

A Winter Mist

“Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.” – Victor Hugo

Infinite Hope

“We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.”  Martin Luther King Jr.  

Joy of Reading

“To acquire the habit of reading is to construct for yourself a refuge from almost all the miseries of life.” – W. Somerset Maugham

Dreams

“Hold fast to dreams For if dreams die Life is a broken-winged bird That cannot fly. Hold fast to dreams For when dreams go Life is a barren field Frozen with snow.” Langston Hughes

Hope

“Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul, And sings the tune without the words, And never stops at all” Emily Dickinson