Delightful Detours

Diversions, distractions, and delightful detours. … More Delightful Detours


My heart is locked away behind a barrier so thick, the words refuse to come out. The art of self expression has never been one of my strong points, but now basics feel out of reach. The weight, suffocating, pressing down on my chest as I open my mouth to silence. Silence. Sometimes I can’t … More Serene


This week’s photo challenge is Graceful. The first thing that came to mind is this woman. I met her on a trip in Aswan, Egypt. She invited us in her home and spoke to us about the old customs and traditions of her people (Nubians). She spoke of their strong attachment to their home and their … More Graceful


Ruins are defined as “the physical destruction” of something. But what I see hear is far from something damaged. It’s something wondrous, captivating, even a little beautiful. Old buildings and the remains of structures have this aura to them. Just try to imagine the way it once stood, tall and strong upon the days of its … More Ruins