Wordplay

Pic from the tree in the backyard. Airplane in the setting sun’s sky.

Art to Break Hearts, 11

“Be what you are. This is the first step toward becoming better than you are.” –Julius Charles Hare “We are so accustomed to disguise ourselves to others that in the end we become disguised to ourselves.”  –Francois Rochefoucauld  “Do not think that what your thoughts dwell on does not matter. Your thoughts are making you.”…

Art to Break Hearts, 10

When I really worry about something, I don’t just fool around. I even have to go to the bathroom when I worry about something. Only, I don’t go. I’m too worried to go. I don’t want to interrupt my worrying to go. ~J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye “Resist much. Obey little.” — WALT…

This, I believe

“Love means going first class.” –79sparrows Life is tricky.   I’m an idealist, but at the old age of 31, I’ve come to terms with certain inalienable truths.  No one but you can save yourself.   Eating late at night will make you fat.  Trust your gut above all else, it is your best friend who tells…

Art to Break Hearts, 8

“If you get it and love it…represent it and make it a part of you…don’t do it because you want to impress somebody or fit in. Bleed what you are and if people don’t feel you, keep on going. Someone else will get it. The realest things on this earth are the things that have…

Henry David Thoreau has a way with Words

Beware of all enterprises that require a new set of clothes. Be true to your work, your word, and your friend. How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live. Wealth is the ability to fully experience life. If you can speak what you will never hear,…

Quote this

“The dark has to be contained in the light or the light will be contained in the dark.”    — Nancy Hale, 1957 “A daydreamer is prepared for most things.”   –Joyce Carol Oates, 1969