Tag: cat

A Serving of Laughter with Sides of Truth and Irony

awareness, Human Condition, humor, Joy, Photography
Photograph of Pywacket Dedes, 19?? - 2002 (from the family album) Often she looked like this, as though she too was smiling at our jokes. "From over the wall I could hear the laughter of women in a foreign tongue, in the sun-rinsed air of the city. They sat (so I thought) perfumed in their hats and their silks, in chairs on the grass amid flowers glowing and swaying. One spoke and the others rang like bells, oh so witty, like bells till the sound filled up the garden and lifted." The Laughter of Women, Mary Sherman-Willis, The Hudson Review, Autumn 2007 This just in from friend and world-class calligrapher, Linda F. I asked God for a bike, but I know God doesn't work that way. So, I stole a bike and asked for forgiveness. Sex is not the answer. Sex is a question. "Yes" is the answe
Adventures in Acupuncture

Adventures in Acupuncture

Spirituality
So, I’m always tired. It doesn’t seem to matter how much sleep I get or don’t get, I just am. On the other end of that, I literally CANNOT fall asleep AT ALL unless I take melatonin. And I sleep soundly, as far as I am aware. I don’t wake up during the night, I don’t have nightmares, there’s nothing out of the ordinary. And yet, I’m always tired. I tried something new today. I got acupuncture done. I’ve always been too nervous to try it before, but decided to give it a go. It felt sort of weird. Wasn’t bad. Not painful. And I can’t actually tell if it helped at all with my physical body, but afterwards, I was talking with a friend, and they stopped me after a moment and said, “Why are you bouncing off the walls?” And it was sort of in this moment I realized how awake I felt, and how re
TGIF – What are you grateful for?

TGIF – What are you grateful for?

Photography, Quote, spiritual practice, Spirituality
Today I am grateful for love of my kitty cats and especially gentle Elizabeth who snuggles and snoozes. And yes, she is blind in one eye. She came to us that way. What are you grateful for? ,,, “The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...” ― Albert Schweitzer ... ... ... #findingGod #gratitude #thanksgiving ... © 2013, post and photo, Terri Stewart