Monday, October 31, 2011


"Nothing so needs reforming as other people's habits."
~ Mark Twain
Now that is a nice color combo, don't ya think? Sky! ...Now look, more colors! ...The sky is remarkable. Wake up! Look up!

Sunday, October 30, 2011

Inner Light

"Sometimes our light goes out
but is blown again into flame
by an encounter with another
human being.
Each of us owes the deepest thanks
to those who have rekindled this inner
~ Barbara Glanz

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Kind of Poetry

"Habit has a kind of poetry."
Simone de Beauvoir

Ahh! hold on to your heart this morning! ...With dogs Kolo & Clapton, watched sunrise from back field again this morning. Just beautiful morning hike. Sunrise through the locus trees...

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Sit Down & Listen

"Courage is what it takes
to stand up and speak;
courage is also what it takes
to sit down and
Winston Churchill

Still waiting for the sun, ...Walking around back field with my dogs, Clapton & Kolohe. The sun is strong gold! ...Even the rocks & weeds glow ...Sit down & listen: Me, my camera, iPad, & the ...

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Minute Longer

"When you get into a tight place
and everything goes against you
until it seems that you cannot
hold on for a minute longer,
never give up then,
for that is just the place and time
that the tide will turn."
~ Harriet Beecher Stowe

Remarkable sliver moon & me, awash in gold, wait for the sun. ...The sky toward Asheville. not too shabby. :) ...Gentle morning mist, magic, & colors, changing by the second...

Monday, October 24, 2011

Interdependence of All Things

"Compassion is the keen awareness
of the interdependence of all things."
Thomas Merton

My beautiful red sky :) waiting, with aloha, for my ... Take the time to share your creative light with others. It will change your life... Hmm. Color is diminishing. Clouds are really thick. Shy sun not comin' out to play.

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Only Victory

"The only victory that counts
is the one over yourself."
~ Jesse Owens

Golden light. Holy promise. All is good & warm in the world... Sun

Friday, October 21, 2011

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Spirit of Love

Good grief, it is freezing this morning... Clouds on fire!

"You will find as you look back upon your life
that the moments
when you have really lived
are the moments when you have done things
in a spirit of love."
~ Henry Drummond

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Autumn Burned Brightly

"Autumn burned brightly,
a running flame through the mountains,
a torch flung to the
~ Faith Baldwin

Friday, October 14, 2011

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

It Is Devotion

Looking toward Grove Park Inn

"People think I am disciplined.
It is not discipline. It is devotion. There is a
great difference."
Luciano Pavarotti

I have mist & magic over here. Spectacular fog action. But no setting full moon or rising sun... Autumn colors, glowing in the mist... in my hair & up over me...

Pavarotti, ♪♫ ♪♫ Vesti La Giubba ♪♫ ♪♫

Sunday, October 9, 2011

Autumn Arrives

"Autumn arrives in the early morning,
but spring at the close of a winter day."
Elizabeth Bowen

Beatles, ♪♫ ♪♫ Revolution ♪♫ ♪♫

Friday, October 7, 2011

Some Necessity

"In true courage there is always an element of choice, of an ethical choice, and of anguish, and also of action and deed. There is always a flame of spirit in it, a vision of some necessity higher than oneself."
Brenda Ueland

Thursday, October 6, 2011

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Begin to Understand

"Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves."
~ Henry David Thoreau

A zillion beautiful stars. Here's what I see, looking toward @michaelfmuller: Asheville ...Sky is bright orange gold along the ridge. stunning orange over Asheville: ...Brrr. back to using my crochet fingerless gloves... & shoes:

With every prayer, more light.

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Endless Sky

"I climb up the ladder, slowly, gratefully.
I touch the earth.
I bow to the endless sky."
~ Diane Mariechild

Morning glow. Waiting for the sun.

Prince & Sheena Easton, ♪♫ ♪♫ Arms of Orion ♪♫ ♪♫

Monday, October 3, 2011

Sunday, October 2, 2011

Lovely Moment

OMG... The sky this morning is magnificent. I need a wider lens:

"The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it."
Richard Bach

Saturday, October 1, 2011

Free to Fly

"Some people regard discipline as a chore.
For me, it is a kind of order that sets me
free to fly."
Julie Andrews

Mighty gorgeous morning. Love those puffy clouds along the ridge: ...Wow! ...Thrilled that crow flew into the sun as I snapped!