Deep Thoughts ;)

Well, at least sort of deep.

seeing the moon

this from friend Sue – she thinks it’s an old saying: “My barn having burned to the ground, I can now see the moon.”

Now I get it

It’s dawning on me why this is so hard. I mean, I used to love to write – journals, poetry, long letters, music. It’s the tools that get in the way. Writing with pen and paper makes it easy to express subtle meanings – the shape and size of the script, extra strokes that add …

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Advice to self

I agree that most of the time the things we want for others are really the things that we want for ourselves. The criticisms and suggestions and wishes that we offer to others are meant for ourselves, too. So – for you I offer these two suggestions: Read more poetry. Listen deeper.


“Raising teenagers is about as easy as nailing jello to a tree.” A quote emailed to me today by a friend as old as I.