Archive for 'beautiful'

Happy Mother’s Day!

Thinking with love of mothers everywhere. 
Photo: a mother elephant and her baby, trunks intertwined

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“Give me the inspiration of a butterfly”

A lovely illumination of the creative process by Grant Snider."Give me the inspiration of a butterfly": a comic by Grant Snider

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Defying the stereotypes

“I also got you a cupcake.” :)

"You defy the stereotypes": an illustration by Guy Kopsombut

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A girl can dream . . .

YES PLEASE.

Photo: a grand old-fashioned bookcase filled with magnificent books, via Bookstr on Twitter

via Bookstr on Twitter

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Cycles of Love

New love, selfish love, crazy love . . . A beautiful (and fun!) illumination by Grant Snider.Comic: "Cycles of Love" by Grant Snider

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“I am going to look around”

Spring. My front yard. Thinking of Anne Lamott: “I am going to try to pay attention to the spring. I am going to look around at all the flowers, and look up at the hectic trees. I am going to close my eyes and listen.”Photo: a budding tree in the front yard of Lisa Berne, author of You May Kiss the Bride (Avon Books)

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Today’s culinary accomplishment

Isn’t this beautiful? It’s especially nice on a cool, gray, Pacific Northwest kind of day. Photo: Lisa Berne's colorful fruit salad.

By the way, there’s a “secret sauce” which makes it especially good: mango juice.

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“You are always beautiful to me”

I love this.Comic: "You are always beautiful to me" by Guy Kopsombut

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Epic bookish goodness

I’m a little afraid of heights, but I’d gladly change places with the person in this photo. Just to be surrounded by all this amazing, epic, bookish goodness.

photo: the old Cincinnati main library

The old Cincinnati main library. Via History in Pictures on Twitter

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“I want to tell you how I feel”

“Let me come out and say it . . .” A beautiful love-letter by Grant Snider.Illustration: "Love Letter" by Grant Snider

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