Thoughts from a wise flower on May Day.

Life is a marathon. There is no shame in walking.  I used to run. But after five years, finally decided to be honest with myself. And my hips.   I don’t like to run. So now I walk. Big deal. The whole point is to move your body.  So I walk fast. And fairly often. […]

Where is spring? (a new desktop calendar for April)

I painted this piece in 2006 while longing for spring to come. Sometimes I forget how long and terrible the Milwaukee winters were for me. This was our fifth winter living in South Carolina, and they usually seem to go by pretty quickly. Every month when I send out my calendar, I get e-mails from […]

I’m in the Christmas Spirit today. (Welcome Spring ’11!)

I began this post thinking I would write about the one reason I actually DON’T like Christmas. It’s just too much work! But then when I started looking at all these photos of what’s blooming in my yard…and the WORK it took to have all the flowers blooming this spring… Well, I guess that was […]