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from Emily

“Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul And sings the tune without the words and never stops at all.” ~ Emily Dickinson ~ Advertisements

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from Edith

“We will open the book. It’s pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day.” ~ Edith Lovejoy Pierce ~

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This is one of the best similes I’ve ever read: Today I pass the time reading a favorite haiku, saying the words over and over. It feels like eating  the same small, perfect grape again and again. I walk through … Continue reading

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from Rainer

“This before all: ask yourself in the quietest hour of your night: must I write? Dig down into yourself for a deep answer. And if this should be in the affirmative, if you may meet this solemn question with a … Continue reading

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from Ralph

“In art the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can inspire.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson~

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