We have had some cold, rainy days recently, but today the sun was shining brightly. I almost sat down in the living room with my computer but decided to check the outside temperature first. It was just under 60° F, and there was hardly a […]
Open the door to a world beyond imagination, beyond the sky, transcending the reaches of your wildest dreams
Everyone needs to believe in something. To go life alone is pretty much impossible. There is a popular saying that tells us if we just believe in ourselves, anything is possible. As my art journal page below shows, I do believe that we can […]
About five years ago, I wrote my first blog post as a guest on my daughter Jamie’s first blog. She was hosting an empathy series with several guest contributors. My remembrance is that I was unsure and timid about doing it, because I had not written much […]
Today I spent most of my time inside the house or driving somewhere in the car. So after supper I thought it would be nice to go outside. I took my journal and a pen and my phone to keep track of time and take […]
I find beauty in the rain. Sunny days are great, but rainy days bring refreshment. I feel relaxed, enjoying the sound of heavy raindrops. There is beauty in the water droplets settling on the trees.
It is time for the May edition of The Simple Woman’s Daybook. Here I show you glimpses of my day which may or may not be typical. Some weeks I find myself going out every day. Others I am able to spend more time at […]
Nature often inspires my art. Today I made a collage with found poetry in my art journal. Later I remembered that today was Earth Day.
SETTLED FOR LIFE Upon looking up the word, settle, in the dictionary I found it has numerous meanings. Arguments can be settled and so can your affairs. You can settle a debt or settle on a place to live, settle for the best or for […]
Spring always comes after winter, then summer, fall and back to winter. After winter, spring comes again and so on. The cycle repeats.