Books and magazines that I wanted to buy…
I’m grateful that I was able to create a bit of art after a morning of too much scrolling through social media.
Whatever your life brings to you, respond with creation. If you are celebrating, create. If you are grieving, create. Only create. Always create. Constant creative response. This is the engine of resilience.
It’s better having one true friend than having false relatives.
grateful these days for…
• tea time and documenting my slow days
• cliché tea tag saying
• watercolor painting of Idyllwild
Plot twist. Aliens are finally sending cure to earth.
Nah! this is just an asteroid that safely passed by earth early this morning. No damage or impact done. But there’s still one more passing by at 3pm, a smaller asteroid according to NASA.
(video clip by: sorry, I forgot!)
We should be lifting each other up
And cheering each other on
Not trying to outshine one another.
The sky would be awfully dark with just one star.
“It is in the present moment that life, peace, joy, happiness, and well-being are possible.”
— Thich Nhat Hanh
“Everything is changing. Whatever you pass, don’t cling to it. Eventually the mind will reach its natural balance where practice is automatic. All things will come and go of themselves.”
― Ajahn Chah
“To the degree that you condemn and find evil in others, you are to that degree unconscious of the same thing in yourself.”
— Alan Watts
little things that matter
“Only those who have cultivated the art of living completely in the present have any use for making plans for the future. For when the plans mature they will be able to enjoy the results.”
— Alan Watts
i miss you, ma…
walking on crispy leaves
cold and rainy nights
collage no. 5: rumi quote