Uncertainty is where things happen. It is where the opportunities  for success, for happiness, for really living — are waiting. by Oliver Burkeman What do you find happens to your perception when you are uncertain? I begin to get nervous […]

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  • Laura - February 9, 2014 - 9:21 am

    Hope–in the style of Alice in Wonderland

    Once more she found herself in the long hall, and close to the little glass table. “Now, I’ll manage BETTER this time,” she said to herself, and began by taking the little golden key, and unlocking the door that led into the garden. Then she set to work nibbling at the mushroom till she was about a foot high; then she walked down the little passage; and then she found herself at last in the beautiful garden, among the bright flowerbeds and the cool fountains.ReplyCancel

“My own behavior baffles me. For I find myself doing what I really hate, and not doing what I really want to do!.” – St. Paul, Romans 7:15-16

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  • Laura Vendryes - February 9, 2014 - 9:12 am

    “You should say what you mean,” the March Hare went on.
    “I do ,” Alice hastily replied;
    “at least I mean what I say–that’s the same thing you know.”ReplyCancel

Its been a long time since I sat down in my favorite chair and got cozy with a 771 page book!  I meet  with some  lovely ladies who have lively discussions about a chosen book. This   month it was […]

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  • Nina - January 14, 2014 - 5:17 pm

    So much fun when we can connect with another medium….. or. they with us!ReplyCancel

Ah yes! Early this morning, a very thoughtful friend inquired about my 30 day challenge… the 30 paintings in 30 days that wrote about a few posts ago. “Did you actually finish 30 paintings?”, she asked? I realized I never […]

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  • Kathleen O'Brien - February 2, 2014 - 2:35 pm

    Beth, I am so happy to meet a fellow scribe. I just wrote a blog post about giving myself permission to let this be the “Year of the Pencil”, and just draw, draw, draw. This year, my 46th year as a painter, allowing my biggest joy to draw. Your words are like an echo to my sentiments about the pure joy of the feeling of seeing what happens when you put marks on some fabulous paper like Twinrocker. Your drawing lesson is quite perfect.ReplyCancel

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