August 7, 2020

“But that's the glory of foreign travel, as far as I am concerned. I don't want to know what people are talking about. I can't think of anything that excites a greater sense of childlike wonder than to be in a country where you are ignorant of almost everything. Sudden...

July 31, 2020

“We can't be afraid of change. You may feel very secure in the pond that you are in, but if you never venture out of it, you will never know that there is such a thing as an ocean, a sea. Holding onto something that is good for you now, may be the very reason why you d...

July 24, 2020

“He who works with his hands is a labourer.

He who works with his hands and his head is a craftsman.

He who works with his hands and his head and his heart is an artist.”

― Saint Francis of Assisi

I was absent-mindedly shuffling my Tarot cards today.

I was musing over my to...

July 17, 2020

“It's like everyone tells a story about themselves inside their own head. Always. All the time. That story makes you what you are. We build ourselves out of that story.”

― Patrick Rothfuss, The Name of the Wind

We are all ready for a rewrite. 

It is as if we are emerging...

July 10, 2020

“The first week of August hangs at the very top of summer, the top of the live-long year, like the highest seat of a Ferris wheel when it pauses in its turning. The weeks that come before are only a climb from balmy spring, and those that follow a drop to the chill of...

July 3, 2020

“Let us thank God for having made us this gift of death, so that life is to have meaning; of night, that day is to have meaning; silence, that speech is to have meaning; illness, that health is to have meaning; war, that peace is to have meaning. Let us give thanks to...

June 26, 2020

“There isn’t any way to be.

I will meet you where you’ve gone. The cards are blank; the cards are empty there.

If I can just have one last cut.

Do you have a plan for the new?

The cards be blank. The symbols be over.

I will tell my fortune with the blank cards of blank.