March 27th, 2014
beingblog:


"And you—what of your rushed and useful life? Imagine setting it all down— papers, plans, appointments, everything— leaving only a note: “Gone to the fields to be lovely. Be back when I’m through blooming.”


~Lynn Ungar’s poetic words in this essential bit of wisdom from Parker Palmer.

Photo by Charles Knowles

beingblog:

"And you—what of your rushed
and useful life? Imagine setting it all down—
papers, plans, appointments, everything—
leaving only a note: “Gone
to the fields to be lovely. Be back
when I’m through blooming.”

~Lynn Ungar’s poetic words in this essential bit of wisdom from Parker Palmer.

Photo by Charles Knowles

September 25th, 2013
No wonder they cannot appreciate the really central Kafka joke — that the horrific struggle to establish a human self results in a self whose humanity is inseparable from that horrific struggle. That our endless and impossible journey toward home is in fact our home.
David Foster Wallace on Kafka (via mdub)

(via themadeshop)

September 2nd, 2013

wesleyhill:

This is absolutely the right setting for this song (via Abraham)

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May 10th, 2013
nationalgeographicdaily:

Cades Cove, Great Smoky MountainsPhoto: Christopher Ewing

nationalgeographicdaily:

Cades Cove, Great Smoky Mountains
Photo: Christopher Ewing

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April 17th, 2013
beingblog:

“Learning to let go should be learned before learning to get. Life should be touched, not strangled. You’ve got to relax, let it happen at times, and at others move forward with it.”
~Ray Bradbury from Farewell Summer
photo by Thomas Leuthard/ Flickr, cc by-nc-nd 2.0

beingblog:

“Learning to let go should be learned before learning to get. Life should be touched, not strangled. You’ve got to relax, let it happen at times, and at others move forward with it.”

~Ray Bradbury from Farewell Summer

photo by Thomas Leuthard/ Flickr, cc by-nc-nd 2.0

March 19th, 2013
portraitoftheartistasayoungman:

Christ of the Breadlines, Fritz Eichenberg

portraitoftheartistasayoungman:

Christ of the Breadlines, Fritz Eichenberg

February 14th, 2013

"How to Be Alone" by Andrea Dorfman. 

"If your heart is bleeding, make the best of it. There is heat in freezing, be a testament."