"The purpose of life is to be defeated by greater and greater thing". Rainer Maria Rilke Dear writer and artist, I hope that the mountain you may be facing will not be too hard to climb. I hope that today you will write or draw or paint your way through whatever barrier seems to be … Continue reading
“Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.” Caroline by Neil Gaiman Fairy tales teach us wisely that-- life is a magical journey down a mysterious winding road. Along the road we are challenged many times, but if we … Continue reading Fairy tales teach us wisely.
“Face your life, its pain, its pleasure, leave no path untaken.” ― Neil Gaiman, The Graveyard Book This year 2013 has been demanding-- stamping it's foot-- screaming-- at the top of it's lungs-- that I should face my life and not look away-- not even for a moment. I have faced my pain-- I've stared … Continue reading A New Year Wish for some who are not so happy today.
Today is December 6th and every year on this day I like to take a moment to reflect and remember what happened on this day 24 years ago. On December 6 we commemorate the anniversary of the Montreal Massacre, at L'École Polytechnique de Montréal. On that terrible day December 6 1989 14 innocent young women … Continue reading Remembering December 6.