TWINKLE

JOIE!!

JOIE!!

PHOTO CHALLENGE: TWINKLE

RED

HEART OF ROSES

HEART OF ROSES

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.”

Anais Nin

52 PHOTOS PROJECT

A FEW OF MY FAVORITE BOOKS

1. POSSESSION by A.S. Byatt

2. THE ENGLISH PATIENT by Michael Ondaatje

3. I WAS AMELIA EARHART by Jane Mendelsohn

4. EVENING by Susan Minot

5. THE AMAZING ADVENTURES OF KAVALIER AND CLAY by Michael Chabon

6. THE BLIND ASSASSIN by Margaret Atwood

7. NEVER LET ME GO by Kazuo Ishiguro

8. BEAUTIFUL RUINS by Jess Walter

9. THE NIGHT CIRCUS by Erin Morgenstern

10. THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER by Stephen Chbosky

WRITING CHALLENGE: COUNTDOWN

THE EDGE

THE EDGE

November’s end, I find myself standing at the edge of my known world. Surveying it, I see that it is slightly altered and discreetly expanding. Something has been kindled in me. The wide open space beyond is increasingly compelling. I push against the edge more and more boldly…more and more often…