The conversation between your fingers and someone else’s skin. — Iain Thomas

The conversation between your fingers and someone else’s skin. This is the most important discussion you can ever have.     — Iain Thomas

It’s clear to me now that I have been moving toward you and you toward me for a long time.

It’s clear to me now that I have been moving toward you and you toward me for a long time. Though neither of us was aware of the other before we met, there was a kind of mindless certainty bumming blithely along beneath our ignorance that ensured we would come together. Like two solitary birds … Continue reading

Petunias, Georgia O’Keeffe, 1925

Womanist is to feminist as purple is to lavender. — Alice Walker

“But love, sooner or later, forces us out of time.” | On love, from Wendell Berry

“… But love, sooner or later, forces us out of time. It does not accept that limit. Of all that we feel and do, all the virtues and all the sins, love alone crowds us at last over the edge of the world. For love is always more than a little strange here. It is … Continue reading

To Scott from Zelda

I don’t suppose I really know you very well – but I know you smell like the delicious damp grass that grows near old walls and that your hands are beautiful opening out of your sleeves and that the back of your head is a mossy sheltered cave when there is trouble in the wind … Continue reading

Albert Camus

It is not your paintings I like, it is your painting. –Albert Camus, born November 7, 1913 Art by Pieter Oyens 

Frida …

If there is magic on this planet-

“If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water.” ― Loren Eiseley  

The meeting of two personalities

The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances; if there is any reaction, both are transformed. — Carl Gustav Jung

The mind I love

The mind I love must have wild places