Of slow crawl and stretch and set fire to the night….

Been chunking on extra wood to make a bonfire out of the coals of gratitude I tend, stoking it to a roar because these times. And this week. So here,  bright flames leaping a fury of joy for…. ~ dreamy dahlias and their diverse faces, ~ safe spaces to twirl and move and dance and…

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Thirty-one years the journey….

It began in a rose garden, this journey thirty-one years long, and I’m thirty-one reasons glad for this weathered, wizened kind of strong….. ~for his beautiful hands with their firm,  kind touch, ~his quiet way, ~how when he laughs,  really laughs,  it’s music, like my grandpa’s was, ~his fierce love for our kids, ~the compassion…

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of treasure and bells

Yes!  I have such a thankful YES to share! and as I work to tuck Rivergreen in for her long Winter’s nap I linger over the treasure chest of living she has been, this business we created as a life raft and the ship she has become these seven years long and I honor the…

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