freedom and courage.
‘the secret to happiness is freedom and the secret to freedom is courage.”
always remember that you are absolutely unique.
just like everyone else.”
ann arbor, mi, usa – spring 2019
*DO NOT EAT PIZZA BEFORE BAKING.
*(luckily i caught this very important instruction just in the nick of time)
“everybody gets so much information all day long
that they lose their common sense.”
– gertrude stein
a poem begins with a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong,
a homesickness, a lovesickness.
happy birthday, robert frost – born march 1874
image credit: maurice shapiro – woodland sketch
sonder – n.
the realization that each random passerby
is living a life
as vivid and complex as your own.
THE DICTIONARY OF OBSCURE SORROWS – John Koenig
kerrytown, ann arbor, mi, usa – march 2019
i held this gift of a tiny origami star
made from a square of beautiful paper
admiring it in my hand for a time
knowing it will be held in my memory
for a long time to come.
“WHEN YOU FOLD A PIECE OF PAPER,
YOU’RE ESSENTIALLY CHANGING THE MEMORY OF THAT PIECE”.