Tuesday, December 16, 2008

We lose everything, but make harvest
of the consequence it was to us.

-Jack Gilbert

Dee Briggs

Monday, December 15, 2008

the beauty of oil in water

Beware lest you lose the substance
by grasping at the shadow.

Sunday, December 14, 2008

family in a field


A woman has two smiles that
an angel might envy - the smile
that accepts a lover before words
are uttered, and the smile that
lights on the first born babe, and
assures it of a mother's love.
-Thomas C. Haliburton

cross on a hill

In order to be a realist you
must believe in miracles.
-Henry Christopher Bailey

Thursday, December 11, 2008

. . . love from one being to
another can only be that
two solitudes come nearer,
recognize and protect
and comfort each other.
-Han Suyin