A letter to my dog

My dear Shelby, Have I told you what a fabulous dog you are? I may have forgotten lately, you might even think I’ve been a little cranky….  and it could have something to do with your new hobby of barking incessantly at absolutely nothing every time you go outside. I’m not sure what you are […]

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Be safe, be warm

It’s storming again, the blizzard rages around the house. It’s dark and I can’t see the snow, but I can hear it beating on the windows and I can feel the cold seeping through the doors. We’re safe inside, cuddled by the fire. It’s warm and bright, the smells of supper still linger. Soon we’ll […]

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A Leaf blew by

And reminded me that Life will return to our cold and frozen land. Life recycles. The old brown leaf holds the promise of spring; she carries the memory of new life into the new spring that is waiting just around the corner. Her beauty lies in the story she tells…. and I am so grateful […]

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Thinking about Geometric Balance

Escalator

Believe it or not, we have now included 13 different types of Balance in our discussion on composition. And we are STILL counting!! Billie Jean King at Billiejean’s Home has added number 14 to our list… Geometric Balance! A few days ago, she sent the following images & thoughts:    Janet, thanks for encouraging smuggers […]

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