Restoring Faith

Restoring Faith

"...the planet.... desperately needs more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers ..." ~ David Orr Do you want to have faith in your country restored? For me, a visit to the Library of Congress is as good as the doctor's orders. Stepping into…

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Into The Heartlands

Into the Heartlands

“Art is literacy of the heart.” ~Elliot Eisner A few weeks ago I made my annual summer pilgrimage to visit family. It was a roadtrip that had purpose beyond a reunion of kinfolk. Many times I followed a route that went off…

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1st Day Of Summer

1st Day of Summer

Looking back, "Summer was not about the list of things you did, it's about the feelings that came from it." ~ Sue Batton Leonard School's out and it's officially summer! I couldn't resist posting this image which reminds me of my youth,…

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Summer Service

Summer Service

Childhood is measured out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows. ~John Betjeman, Summoned by Bells I strolled slowly, rather than going at the heart-pumping fast pace of my usual daily walk. Took time…

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