no. 68

"Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work." (Flaubert) no. 68

no. 67

wash the gum from our eyes and dress ourselves for the dazzle of the light. ~Walt Whitman

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no. 65

“Sometimes I needonly to stand wherever I am to be blessed.” ~ Mary Oliver, Evidence: Poems

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no. 61

“What breaks in daybreak? Is it the night? Is it the sun, cracked in two by the horizon like an egg, spilling out light?”
~ Margaret Atwood

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no. 60

“Life is not orderly. No matter how we try to make it so, right in the middle of it we die, lose a leg, fall in love, or drop a jar of applesauce.” (natalie goldberg) no. 60

 

no. 59

Live in each season as it passes...breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit.  ~Henry David Thoreau no. 59

no. 58

Look closely at the present you are constructing: it should look like the future you are dreaming. ~Alice Walker ~

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no. 56

The color of springtime is in the flowers, the color of winter is in the imagination.  ~Terri Guillemets no. 56

no. 55

A light broke in upon my brain, -It was the carol of a bird; It ceased, and then it came again, The sweetest song ear ever heard.

Lord Byron

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no. 53

“And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.”~Roald Dahl

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no. 49

"She had only to stand in the orchard, to put her hand on a little crab tree and look up at the apples, to make you feel the goodness of planting and tending and harvesting at last."~ Willa Cather

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