Category Archives: Joy

Happy Things

Thursday: new book, ice cream. Yesterday: fireflies. Today: sunshine, peonies. Nothing to complain about here.

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Thought This Was Pretty

I’ve had this open in a tab on my computer for days.  It makes me want to print it out, poke a hole in the middle, and spin it like a pinwheel. Also appreciated: the Biblical use of the word … Continue reading

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Baptist Briders

I often get frustrated with a favorite song of Quakers, sung in multi-part harmony by the Very Special Quaker Choir: The Religious Society Of Friends Is The Most Special Thing Ever. This choral piece is in a theme and variations … Continue reading

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You know what’s easier than writing a blog post?

Not writing a blog post, that’s what.  I mean, I had some stuff to say… but then Partner got me a melodica, and then I started playing with Inktense pencils, and then I got a book on Chaucer.  My days … Continue reading

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The Park Up The Road

There’s a park up the road from where Partner and I live.  It has hiking trails.  Partner loves to hike, and I like it too. There’s a park up the road from where Partner and I live.  It’s absolutely gorgeous. … Continue reading

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Button Stripes

Is there anything in the world more joyful than stripes?  My eyes are zooming up and down the lines of buttons!  Who wouldn’t love being able to study each little one- the rhinestones, the flowers, the shells, and so forth? … Continue reading

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New Proverb

“If one cannot actually sleep in, then refusing to get out of bed is almost as nice; the pleasure of the bed is more than sleep.” -Otter

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