Monday, September 28, 2015

Monday, September 21, 2015

Eighty-Nine Years of Song

 Even in the mud and scum of things, 
something always, always sings. 

- Ralph Waldo Emerson 

Monday, September 14, 2015

Notes on Irrigation

Literature adds to reality, it does not simply describe it.
It enriches the necessary competencies
that daily life requires and provides;
and in this respect,
it irrigates the deserts that our lives have already become.

- C.S. Lewis

Monday, September 7, 2015

If There Were Only Joy

We could never learn to be brave and patient, 
if there were only joy in the world.

-Helen Keller