“You’ve seen my descent. Now watch my rising.” –Rumi
“If I have something that is too difficult for adults to swallow, I will write it in a book for children.” –Madeline L’Engle
“Every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life are based on the labors of other people, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am still receiving.” – Albert Einstein
“The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.” –perhaps Dorothy Parker
“My country is the world, and my religion is to do good.” –Thomas Paine
“Once in a lifetime the longed for tidal wave of justice can rise up, and hope and history rhyme.” – Seamus Heaney
1. Sleep is healing, and I got lots yesterday and last night. Cold, be gone!
2. Did I mention those fields of sunflowers? I might do it every day for a while. How those golden faces turn toward sunrise.
3. My colleagues. What a team of earnest, compassionate, gentle people, all focused on building up and supporting our teenagers.
4. My kids’ teachers.
5. Homemade pizza
May we walk in Beauty!