Category: journey

why did the ducks cross the road?

Don’t be afraid to expand yourself, to step out of your comfort zone.  That’s where the joy and the adventure lie.  ~Herbie Hancock On the way to and from my daughter’s school, we pass a rustic homestead with room set aside for a large…

a prayer for our Earth

Above, above all birds in air Below, below all earth’s flowers Inland, inland all forest trees Seward, seaward all ocean fish Sing out and say again the refrain: Behold this lovely world. ~Anonymous (19th century), Hawaii

peaceful snow

I am a book of snow, a spacious hand, an open meadow, a circle that waits, I belong to the earth and its winter. Pablo Neruda (1904-1973) In March 1993, I was in college and decided to surprise my family and come home for…