Monthly Archives: October 2017

Finding peaceful moments each day

When I take time to simply observe, the ordinary often becomes extraordinary. A late night sudden downpour, complete with thunder and lightning, becomes a symphony for all five senses. A momentary glance through my front window reveals a glimpse of … Continue reading

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Listening and looking

I hear the slap of the little boy’s sandals and see a family. The little boy’s wearing white shorts. He holds the hand of a woman who holds the hand of the man on the other side, wearing a white … Continue reading

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Respite

A dried brown leaf twirls from an invisible filament a foot beneath a green and red branch, as others drift to the sun-mottled lawn below. A pine cone, the edges of its open brown petals tinged white, lands with a … Continue reading

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