Red and Yellow

March 11, 2008

(March 11, 2008)
“It is not because the truth is too difficult to see that we make mistakes… we make mistakes because the easiest and most comfortable course for us is to seek insight where it accords with our emotions – especially selfish ones.” –Alexander Solzhenitsyn

Colour Inspiration

February 19, 2008

(February 19, 2007)
“The first step toward finding God, Who is Truth, is to discover the truth about myself: and if I have been in error, this first step to truth is the discovery of my error.” –Thomas Merton

Winter Mist

December 15, 2007

(December 15, 2007)
“Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light” –Dylan Thomas


November 13, 2007

(November 13, 2007)
“The best of it is, God is with us.” –John Wesley

Oh Flightless Wounded Friend

September 13, 2007

(September 13, 2007)


“Art has two constant, two unending concerns: It always meditates on death and thus always creates life. All great, genuine art resembles and continues the Revelation of St John.” –Boris Pasternak

Stairway to Heaven

September 12, 2007

(September 12, 2007)


“I had discovered that a person does not have to be this or be that or be anything, not even oneself. One is free.” —Walker Percy

Old Things

September 1, 2007

(September 1, 2007)




“In addition to my other numerous acquaintances, I have one more intimate confidant. My depression is the most faithful mistress I have known — no wonder, then, that I return the love.” –Soren Kierkegaard


July 11, 2007

As a treat I thought I would post some pictures that I love. These are taken by my favourite photographer. They are of one of my favourite places, Iceland. (She also took the picture that is my header). (June 11, 2007)




“Still ending, and beginning still.” –William Cowper

(June 4, 2007)

“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me” –C.S. Lewis

A Note from Jail

March 24, 2007

Our friend, Rocco, spent a night in jail for trespassing (the most common offense of train hoppers). This was the note he wrote. Notice the caption “Jail Sucks”. It is pinned on my brothers wall. (March 24, 2007)