And this where my 2018 Project 365 ended. Not intentionally. Just because. And maybe that's the best reason of all.
As the winter days unfold Hearts grow warmer with the cold Peace of mind is all you know Winter snow Aspenglow -John Denver
Somewhere deep within the tree of winter there is still the life that produced last spring's beautiful leaves. -Madame Jeanne Guyon
Bursts of gold on lavender melting into saffron. It's the time of day when the sky looks like it has been spray-painted by a graffiti artist. -Mia Kirshner
The nutcracker sits under the tree, a guardian of childhood stories. Feed him walnuts and he will crack open a tale. -Vera Nazarian
"Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful." ~ Norman Vincent Peale
“For me, the camera is a sketch book, an instrument of intuition and spontaneity.” ― Henri Cartier-Bresson Believe it or not, this started out as a photo of a feathered Christmas tree. Sometimes I just don't know where my art is going to take me until I arrive at the destination. The joy is in the... Continue Reading →
"The guardians of high culture will try to convince you that the arts belong only to a chosen few, but they are wrong and they are also annoying.” ― Elizabeth Gilbert We had a handyman at the house today handling some odds-and-ends jobs for us - moving outlets, replacing fixtures, patching walls, etc. The gentleman who... Continue Reading →
“I’m dreaming of a white Christmas, just like the ones I used to know. Where the treetops glisten and children listen, to hear sleigh bells in the snow.” [Montage of several images taken of Christmas lights using a slow shutter speed.]
One should either be a work of art, or wear a work of art. -Oscar Wilde Scenes from the 'Dior: From Paris to the World' exhibit at the Denver Art Museum.
“December is full of the beauty of light and love we can bring into our life. You can chose to be stressed or you can choose to let the small stuff go and be peaceful this Holiday season. It really is a choice you make.” ― Eileen Anglin
“Reading was my escape and my comfort, my consolation, my stimulant of choice: reading for the pure pleasure of it, for the beautiful stillness that surrounds you when you hear an author's words reverberating in your head.” ― Paul Auster
Challenge yourself to 'Eat the Rainbow' every day. -Healthy Eating Advice Anybody else feel compelled to eat candy in rainbow order? Red, orange, yellow, green, purple. Repeat. Maybe it's my OCD...
No wonder you're late. Why this watch is exactly 2 days slow. -Alice in Wonderland The End of Daylight Savings Time = The Longest Day of the Year
The unwelcome November rain had perversely stolen the day's last hour and pawned it with that ancient fence, the night. -F. Scott Fitzgerald
The wind outside nested in each tree, prowled the sidewalks in invisible treads like unseen cats. Tom Skelton shivered. Anyone could see that the wind was a special wind this night, and the darkness took on a special feel because it was All Hallows' Eve. Everything seemed cut from soft black velvet or gold or... Continue Reading →