Books · Quotes

A Life Lesson from Edith Wharton

  I finally finished House of Mirth from my summer reading list. I wanted to abandon it several times, but it felt like cheating to not to read any of the classics off the list. I tried to read Lady Chatterly’s Lover several years ago on the beach in Aruba. Needless to say that was… Continue reading A Life Lesson from Edith Wharton

Images · The Writing Life

Back to School Blues

School is back in, which usually means it's time to get back into a productive routine. But for the first time in eighteen years, I don't have to take anyone to school. My daughter is a junior in high school and drives herself. So consequently, the beginning of the school year doesn't mean I have… Continue reading Back to School Blues

Inspirational Musing · Quotes

Stop and Listen

  Now as they went on their way, Jesus entered a certain village where a woman named Martha welcomed him as a guest. She had a sister named Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet and listened to what he said. But Martha was distracted with all the preparations she had to make, so she… Continue reading Stop and Listen