Solstice Blessings

"The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers,
but for the wide world's joy."

Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)

Quotation Time

“What makes a poet a poet?
The slender antenna of awareness
combing the air for messages.”

Luci Shaw (

Murphy’s Law


“I keep uncovering more and more evidence for a Murphy’s Law of publishing: that if a book is truly wonderful, it is certain to be out of print.”

Roger Deakin – ‘Notes from Walnut Tree Farm’

Photo Quote

Photo quotation.


Just a thought to leave you with while I’m off-line again for a few days. Back next week.

On Writing

So long as you write what you wish to write
that is all that matters;
and whether it matters for ages or only for hours,
nobody can say.

Virginia Woolf ‘A Room of One’s Own’


Magic is the first taste
of ripe strawberries, and
magic is a child dancing
in a summer’s rain.

Quotation from ‘Elderberry Flute Song’ by Peter Blue Cloud


“Never lose an opportunity to see anything that is beautiful:
for beauty is God’s handwriting.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

An Easter Quote

“The Lord of all things lives anew
and all his works are rising too.
Hosanna in excelsis.”

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Lines from an Easter song I learned at school.

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