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Day 283 – Reminisce & Plan

We took the ferry home from Vinalhaven this afternoon. It was another perfect day in Maine. We took the 1pm ferry to get back to my parents home in time to set up my paints on the screened in porch.…

Day 271 – Caution Wet Paint

We all have the family stories we tell over and over again. Usually they involve Murphy’s Law, a fit of hysterics, or childhood antics. I guess this story involves all three of those! When I was around six we lived…

Day 267 – Letting go

All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on. – Henry Ellis When people suffer from a chronic disease that causes pain like Ankylosing Spondylitis, we are very often given advice from people…

Day 263 – Stormy Weather

It poured today! Now, this may not be big news but it was very odd for late June in Colorado. We get brief intense thunderstorms often with hail in the summer months but it rained all night and to about…

Day 238 – The Flip Side

There are very few absolutes in this world. Most things come with many ways to look at them – at least two sides and multiple angles. Positive – Negative. Up – Down. Right – Wrong. All stories have renditions –…

Day 198 – Lines & Circles

I am struggling to come up with ideas! On Saturdays I have been doing just a pretty painted apple and not posting much so that I can’t do – you know – Saturday stuff. But tonight for some reason I…