when you are driving down a familiar highway more slowly more carefully than you used to and memories rush back with a surprising lack of pain the resentment the ache the sting replaced by amusement ah, the messiness of youth you say with ease. how strange and how sweet to find bitterness mellowed by time… Continue reading ten years later
if there is something you think you are too old to do you better hurry up and do it because you're not getting any younger and that thing is not getting any done-er.
don't get discouraged too soon a few years in to a lifelong journey is far too soon to decide you are unable to travel the path and you know that anyway you cannot live cannot walk any other way
spring is lovely, with its sudden showers and the pleasure of lengthening days but as it pulls me toward summer already i long for autumn when heat and long days gently linger and evening chills begin to fall when my pace slows down after so many miles traveled and there is rest, and calm, and… Continue reading shoulder seasons