Monthly Archives: September 2011

A Dragonfly in Hand

MERE MORTAL GARDENERS “To suspect your own mortality is to know the beginning of terror, to learn irrefutably that you are mortal is to know the end of terror.”      Frank Herbert (1920-1986) “When the game is over, the king and … Continue reading

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Missing the Shared Experience

FEELING DISCONNECTED “Experience is one thing you can’t get for nothing.”                    Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)                                                           “We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.” Khalil Gibran (1883-1931)                                         “Experience is not what happens to a man. It is … Continue reading

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Emily Carr’s Cathedral

ALONE WITH THE FOREST “There is a sea of salal and bracken, waving, surging, rolling towards you…Perfectly ordered disorder designed with a helter-skelter magnificence.”                                     “…face it calmly, claiming relationship, standing honestly before the trees, recognizing one Creator of you and … Continue reading

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