flora, images

riGHT nOw

this camellia is blooming our yard right now Love is no hot-house flower, but a wild plant, born of a wet night, born of an hour of sunshine; sprung from wild seed, blown along the road by a wild wind….

images, inanimate objects

c o V E r Up

seen on a public sidewalk at a large mall in little rock, arkansas and i thought to myself, “you can still trip over it. what a way to ‘fix’ a pipe protruding out of the sidewalk.” i have conversations in…

w iLd
flora, greyscale, images, macro, typography

W iLd

It’s so curious. One can resist tears and ‘behave’ very well in the hardest hours of grief. But then someone makes you a friendly sign behind a window, or one notices that a flower that was in bud only yesterday…

the sEA
images, water

the sEA

The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore. — Vincent Van Gogh

in the inn
graphic art, images, typography

in the inn

That there was no room in the inn was symbolic of what was to happen to Jesus. The only place there was room for Him was on the cross. — William Barclay said that

images, landscape

s c A r r E d

Many of us spend our whole lives running from feeling with the mistaken belief that you cannot bear the pain, but you have already borne the pain. What you have not done is feel all you are beyond that pain….

images, impressionism, landscape


I’ve known both misery and happiness, lived in so many different skins it is impossible for one skin to claim me. I have felt like a wayfarer on an alien planet at times. Walking, running, wondering about what brought me…

images, landscape, living creatures

wANdERiNg bLEaRiLy

Everyone, at some point in their lives, wakes up in the middle of the night with the feeling that they are all alone in the world, and that nobody loves them now and that nobody will ever love them, and…