Not Bothered

January 8, 2016

december2015-goatgoat2-04 (1 of 1)“The fact remains that getting people right is not what living is all about anyway. It’s getting them wrong that is living, getting them wrong and wrong and wrong and then, on careful reconsideration, getting them wrong again. That’s how we know we’re alive: we’re wrong.”
— Philip Roth

Goat Goat II

January 7, 2016

december2015-goatgoat2-03 (1 of 1)“He was now in that state of fire that she loved. She wanted to be burnt.”
― Anaïs Nin

feb2015-warmday-14 (1 of 1)“Freedom begins between the ears.”
― Edward Abbey

Evil Goat Cake

January 11, 2015

january2015-tobe-01 (1 of 1)january2015-tobe-03 (1 of 1)january2015-tobe-02 (1 of 1)january2015-tobe-07 (1 of 1)“This is what I have.
The dull hangover of waiting,
the blush of my heart on the damp grass,
the flower-faced moon.
A gull broods on the shore
where a moment ago there were two.
Softly my right hand fondles my left hand
as though it were you.”
― Mary Oliver

A Boy and Three Goats

November 13, 2014

november2014-sparrows6bay-16 (1 of 1)“I’m in love with you, and I’m not in the business of denying myself the simple pleasure of saying true things. I’m in love with you, and I know that love is just a shout into the void, and that oblivion is inevitable, and that we’re all doomed and that there will come a day when all our labor has been returned to dust, and I know the sun will swallow the only earth we’ll ever have, and I am in love with you.”
― John Green

Baby Goat Love

August 2, 2014

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“The sea is only the embodiment of a
supernatural and wonderful existence.
It is nothing but love and emotion;
it is the ‘Living Infinite…”
― Jules Verne

Sharing Problems

July 27, 2014

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“Then suddenly

you came

with your sun heart

your starry night sky-mind

and you painted,

you wrote

all over my solitude.

The frozen land in me

became your rose garden.”  –Anita Krizzan

 

Animal Friends

July 26, 2014

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“What is wild cannot be bought or sold, borrowed or copied. It is. Unmistakable, unforgettable, unshakable, elemental as earth and ice, water, fire and air, a quintessence, pure spirit, resolving into no constituents. Don’t waste your wildness: it is precious and necessary.”
― Jay Griffiths

They Just Keep Coming

July 24, 2014

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“Touch is a reciprocal action, a gesture of exchange with the world. To make an impression is also to receive one, and the soles of our feet, shaped by the surfaces they press upon, are landscapes themselves with their own worn channels and roving lines. They perhaps most closely resemble the patterns of ridge and swirl revealed when a tide has ebbed over flat sand”
— Robert Macfarlane

Two Hungry Littles

July 22, 2014

july2014-zaravisits-06 (1 of 1)“Life is ours to be spent, not to
be saved.”
― D.H. Lawren