to gain all while you give
to roam the roads of land remote
is to live'
~Hans Christian Andersen~
Even though it is snowing outside,
October and November's art journaling pages have been filled with light houses,
sandy beaches, sea shells,
sea glass, blue skies and mermaids ...
I'm still thinking of the wonderful time spent in Cape Cod and those thoughts
are spilling out into my art journal.
"traveling is more than the seeing of sights;
it is a change that goes on,
deep and permanent
in the ideas of living"
beach walking/combing no matter what the weather
my journal is a spot to write down songs I've practiced playing on my sweet Ukulele (oh how I love playing the Uke) … and a spot to write down "songs to learn" which is ever growing
"Let the version of yourself that you were, teach you.
Let the version of yourself that you are currently, comfort you.
Let the version that you are becoming, inspire you.
You are the version that you need
and needed to be
in every phase of your journey"
"You must understand the whole of life,
not just the little part of it.
That is why you must read,
that is why you must look at the skies,
that is why you must sing and dance,
and write poems,
For all that