Interestingly, this Earth Day’s post is about beauty. Take a look around. Beauty is everywhere – in trees, in dirt, in animals, in the sky, and in reflections in the water. It can sometimes be easy to overlook natural beauty when we are caught up in the stresses of everyday life. Leaves on the treesContinue reading “Beauty: Gratitude Challenge: Using the Virtues”
People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy. ~Anton Chekhov
Pan for the gold in your life.
Artistic expression is the epitome of a thriving community. Whenever ancient artifacts are found, a glimpse into the past presents itself. Visions of prosperous individuals, imaginings of communal events, and evidence of the past help the modern person understand the importance of expression. After all, any artistic expression indicates the value of human events, theContinue reading “Building an Artistic Culture”
On the day we decided to head to the Lagomarsino Canyon Petrogylph site, we really didn’t know what to expect or exactly where we’d find them. Our journey was filled with a bit of rocky terrain and a couple of washed out roads. Yes, even in the Nevada desert which looked more like a lushContinue reading “What will you leave behind?”
Remember the old saying about judging the content of a book by its cover? People often judge a person’s appearance in the same way. More and more, initial judgments have resulted in murder because what is represented is not exactly reality. It’s interesting, I’ve had this post in draft form for a long time. ButContinue reading “Appearances”
Clouds, Mountains, and Strawberries: On the flight from Phoenix to Nevada, a smaller plane makes a quick left to get itself out of our way. From my angle, I can see it coming toward our plane; it then make its turn so I could see it move away from us. I had not seen engineContinue reading “Clouds, Mountains, and Strawberries”