A Bear in Winter

I’m drinking my morning wake-up coffee in a darkened house, sitting by the warm glow of the gas fireplace. Outside the wind is howling and it’s dark. Really, really dark. In the northern realm, we’re getting about nine hours of light from sun up to sun down. Most days, I am up before the sun…

This is My Beginning

I am where I am supposed to be in this life, how I got here is secondary to what I will do from this point forward. This is my beginning.

Finding Self Through The Creative Muse

cre-ate ~ 1. To cause to come into being. 2. Pursue a creative activity; be engaged in a creative activity. “As we were manifested at the will of the Creator, we too are innately driven to recreate in our own image, whether by bringing children into the world, creating visual, written or musical art, or…

The Art of Self Expression

I have to admit, retiring from the 30 mile commute that used to begin my work day has gone a long way toward helping me appreciate the quiet beauty of winter in my northern realm. Listening to the wind roaring down the chimney, while sitting all cozy-comfy next to the fireplace working from my laptop…