Monthly Archives: October 2010

Seeking Successive Autumns.

Listening: “Love More,” Sharon Van Etten “Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.” (George Eliot) “Avenue of Poplars in Autumn” (Vincent Van … Continue reading

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View.

“It happens sometimes, when the snow melts, that all it has hidden comes out so the soul can be seen.” ~Inger Christensen~ (From Alphabet) Image found here.

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Winter weather is not my soul, but the biding of Spring.

Reading: Pilgrim at Tinker Creek, by Annie Dillard Listening: Palimpsest, by Smog Good, grey morning. Heavy rain, steaming mug of tea. I’ve just come inside from my garden–I planted a little rose bush, with the softest white petals, and am … Continue reading

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Concentration.

“Do not hurry, do not rest.” ~Goethe~ Image found here.

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Ma Cheri Amour

Reading: Cheri, by Colette. Listening: Infant Kiss, by Kate Bush. Finished. This story unfolded like a flower: a tight little bud, gently stretching and ruffling open it’s lovely pink petals until at last the giant bloom, followed almost immediately by … Continue reading

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Beginning Cheri

Reading: Cheri, by Colette. “You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.” (Colette)

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A New Shell.

Reading: Henry and June, by Anais Nin. These are ladies to make Anais proud. Image from The Sartorialist.

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