“Do you know," Peter asked, "why swallows build in the eaves of houses? It is to listen to the stories.” ~ J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan

3.20.2009

Passions Abound

It is Relyn's Month of Passions.
An inspired idea.
A whole month of personal passions,
shared by herself & others in the blogging world,
including me!!!

But first. Those wonderful others so far:

Adventures:
"I could describe the magical moonlight on a balcony overlooking the Nile . "

Photography:
"So I had an affair with my camera...."
from Beth at Be Yourself - Everyone Else is Taken

Encouragment:
"The next time you buy yourself a candy bar, buy one for a co-worker.
Leave it on their desk with a smiley face post it note."

Travel:
" . . .every few years I just have a need to touch a 700-year-old building . . ."

Words:
"Say love, come over here, called Rumi off a shelf one day in the West Indies.
Say huh, I thought.
I will translate for you, the book promised."
from Christina at Soul Aperture

Treasure Hunting:
"We had a big box at home filled with "treasures"
that were usually dollar store items
which meant nothing to us except "I found it". "
from Leslye & Taylor of Spread Your Wings

Art Museums:
"One glimpse of a Pissaro landscape, and I was in love."
from Relyn

Everyday Blessings:
"I want to remember the smell of simmering plum jelly
in my grandmother's kitchen,
her apron tied tight,
and Johnny Cash on the radio."
from Stefani of Blue Yonder
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Today is my turn,
the first day of spring.
You can find me here.
A Passion for Possibilities.
please visit & tell me what you think
and tell Relyn thanks for such a wonderful month with more to come

10 comments:

  1. Thanks for giving me new blogs to check out! Love to do that.
    Brenda

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  2. I've just been to read your post and it's wonderful - I love the idea of a passion for possibilities. And with your art, the possibilities are endless - especially with that gorgeous collection of paper and emphemera! Thanks for sharing your passion.

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  3. P.S. I have just taken a peek at your etsy shop and your work is fab! I wish I'd known about you in time to snatch that waiting for the storm painting away - gorgeous work!

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  4. very
    nice
    ....
    sparkling
    ....ELK

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  5. I just came from Relyn's and loved your post on paper -- a passion of mine as well. Your blog is lovely and I hope to return often!

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  6. OH! This is SO you. I love the creative, generous way that you share. You have a gift for seeing possibilities, not just in papers and colors, but in people.

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  7. your paper passion was a delicious read!

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  8. your blog is exquisite & mesmerizing, a rare glimpse into magic drifting from the stars to our sides as we wander this path of life!

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  9. Wow..I have so much to catch up on. You must get so frustrated with me...not here for long stretches and then filling your email box with a hundred comments all at once.
    I need to find my rhythm!

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