I love the idea of Wabi Sabi, a Japanese philosophy.   Over time the meaning of the two words has evolved. The translation into English takes a windy path but here’s what I know: wabi has changed from sad and lonely to peaceful, harmonious and at ease, purposely humble and in tune with nature. Sabi.. read more →

  “Sublime upon sublime scarcely presents a contrast, and we need a little rest from everything, even the beautiful.” – Victor Hugo Spring leaves are practically fluorescent in the sunlight.                                               Dark old.. read more →

                      Wolf tree.           read more →

I grew up in a family that used food as a reward. May I have a show of hands out there if you know this one? “Ya done well? Let’s go out to eat.” Eating out in my family was a big treat. If my brother or I did well on our report cards, we.. read more →