10 December 2020

Humble Clarity - Greenough Oark, Missoula, Montana

That inner voice has both gentleness and clarity. So to get to authenticity, you really keep going down to the bone, to the honesty, and the inevitability of something.” - Meredith Monk

08 December 2020

Restful Moving - Greenough Park, Missoula, Montana

What makes a river so restful to people is that it doesn't have any doubt—it is sure to get where it is going, and it doesn't want to go anywhere else.” -Hal Boyle (1911-1974)
 (Despite floating through this blog several times before, this quote still provokes timely thoughts. Maybe even deep thoughts....)

07 December 2020

Faerie Cottage, Perhaps... - Greenough Park, Missoula, Montana

 You and I who still enjoy fairy tales have less reason to wish actual childhood back. We have kept its pleasures and added some grown-up ones as well.” -C.S. Lewis (1898-1963)

06 December 2020

Whigmaleerie Stump - Greenough Park, Missoula, Montana

Today’s splendid found word, courtesy of C.S Lewiswhigmaleerie

2. A whim, fanciful notion, a crotchet, fad, vagary (Source: Dictionary of the Scots Language)

“...I’m talking of science, not of Butler and Bergson and Shaw and all those whigmaleeries.

-p. 49, The Dark Tower story fragment by C.S. Lewis (1898-1963)