Category Archive: Portraits

Puddle Thumper

May you always have walls for the winds, a roof for the rain, tea beside the fire, laughter to cheer you, those you love near you and all your heart might desire. –… Continue reading

School Daze

Because I couldn’t choose, two Dr. Seuss quotes… How did it get so late so soon? It’s night before it’s afternoon. December is here before it’s June. My goodness how the time has… Continue reading

Childhood Summers


Robin Williams as John Keating in Dead Poets Society (1989), quoting Whitman. Read the full “O me, O life!” poem from Walt Whitman’s Leaves of Grass here.

An Ode

…Let the winds of the heavens dance between you. – Kahlil Gibran