“A man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine picture every day of his life, in order that worldly cares may not obliterate the sense of the beautiful, which God has implanted in the human soul.” ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
For Lovers of the Word
Alternate realities, psychopathic control grid, infinity, euthanasia, pragmatism, business and the esoteric - all in one.
On life, writing and horses!
Life in the Country. Botany and Books.
This is the irrational season, when love blooms bright and wild. ~ Madeleine L'Engle
"whose nature prefers trees without leaves and a fire in the fireplace..." -Louis MacNeice
...because life is where the real learning takes place.
Miriam Rockness: Reflections on the Art and Writings of Lilias Trotter
Philippians 4:8 Finally, brethren, whatever things are true, whatever things are honest, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.
Online Book Club
"Books are humanity in print." Barbara Tuchman
The unexamined life is not worth living.
Still trying to figure out which Martha
Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose / The more things change, the more they stay the same
By Jennifer Gregory Miller: Our family life in the ebb and flow of the feasts and ordinary time of the Liturgical Year