An Ordinary Day

God’s presence is manifest through the ordinariness of you and me and this simple day that unfolds before us. — Wendy Cichanski Caduff, The Basilica of St. Mary, Minneapolis, excerpted from Give Us This Day, January 2020


If you develop a strong sense of concern for the well-being of all sentient beings, and in particular all human beings, this will make you happy in the morning, even before coffee. (The Dalai Lama)

Another Artist Date

Another artist date yesterday afternoon! This time just one hour of walking, strolling really, through some of my favorite gardens. The sun was still high in the sky, but the thick trees and tall bushes diffused the light. There was an orchid exhibit in the conservatory, but I kept that for last because I wanted … More Another Artist Date