Bandana Twins

April 8, 2014

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“Now I understood that the same road was to bring us together again. Whatever we had missed, we possessed together the precious, the incommunicable past.” 
― Willa Cather

Watching for Trains

April 8, 2014

april2014-ursa-56 (1 of 1)“Love is a strange fact – it hopes all things, believes all things, endures all things. It makes no sense at all.” 
― Leif Enger

Forest Girl

April 8, 2014

april2014-ursa-58 (1 of 1)“She wanted to say ‘I love you like a thunderstorm, like a lion, like a helpless rage’…” 
― Ken Follett

Ali’s First Hatch

April 8, 2014

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“Of all life’s pleasures, only love owes no debt to death.”
― Anita Diamant

Holding Hands

April 7, 2014

13691788913_dedb2a7d67_o“We all know that something is eternal. And it ain’t houses and it ain’t names, and it ain’t earth, and it ain’t even the stars . . . everybody knows in their bones that something is eternal, and that something has to do with human beings. All the greatest people ever lived have been telling us that for five thousand years and yet you’d be surprised how people are always losing hold of it. There’s something way down deep that’s eternal about every human being.”
― Thornton Wilder

Three

April 7, 2014

april2014-ursa-30 (1 of 1)“We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.”
― Thornton Wilder

Frog Pond Discoveries

April 7, 2014

april2014-ursa-53 (1 of 1)“What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer

Absolutely Everything

April 7, 2014

april2014-ursa-33 (1 of 1)“Every human character appears only once in the history of human beings. And so does every event of love.”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer

Ursa’s Family Drawing

April 7, 2014

april2014-ursa-32 (1 of 1)“A rock was sticking out of the water, jagged and pointed, covered with moss–a remnant of the Ice Age. It had withstood the rains, the snows, the frost, the heat. It was afraid of no one. It did not need redemption, it had already been redeemed.”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer

Faces

April 7, 2014

april2014-ursa-35 (1 of 1)“Sometimes love is stronger than a man’s convictions. ”
― Isaac Bashevis Singer