Nature, Perspective, Quote of the Day, Travel

December 27, 2012

“Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it.”   — Buddha


Miyajima in 2005. One of my favorite places in the world.

Perspective, Quote of the Day, Uncategorized

December 25, 2012

Merry Christmas, everyone. May your every breath be full of love for life on this day…as every other day…

Happy Holidays

Quote of the Day

December 24, 2012

“Christmas gift suggestions: To your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, your heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To yourself, respect.” -Oren Arnold

Heather and Angie

Nature, Quote of the Day

November 28, 2012

“With my last breath, I’ll exhale my love for you. I hope it’s a cold day, so you can see what you meant to me.
― Jarod KintzThis is the best book I’ve ever written, and it still sucks

Endurance, Nature, Perspective, Quote of the Day

November 27, 2012

On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow.

Friedrich Nietzsche


Music, Perspective, Quote of the Day

November 16, 2012

You can’t always write a chord ugly enough to say what you want to say,

so sometimes you have to rely on a giraffe filled with whipped cream.

Frank Zappa

Perspective, Quote of the Day

November 10, 2012

Life expands to fill your dreams.
– Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Today marks three years of Music Therapy Services of Portland  providing a free monthly music therapy group for individuals diagnosed on the autism spectrum. Thank you, Emily Ross, of Self Express Music Therapy Studio, for all your help! ❤

Perspective, Quote of the Day

November 9, 2012

“Each one of us has lived through some devastation, some loneliness, some weather superstorm or spiritual superstorm, when we look at each other we must say, I understand. I understand how you feel because I have been there myself. We must support each other and empathize with each other because each of us is more alike than we are unalike.”

Maya Angelou

Quote of the Day

October 13, 2012

“Far better to live your own path imperfectly than to live another’s perfectly.”

-Bhagavad Gita

Quote of the Day

October 13, 2012

Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
-Harold Hulbert