In praise of the sunrise
Sunsets may be more familiar, but here are several reasons why the sunrise can be the most special time of day whether you’re on a trip or at home.
Art, music and a distant longing
Today we explore a short trip to the Bellevue Art Museum, Anne Porter’s poem “Music” heard on the radio and the mystery of how these relate to each other and to our deepest longings.
There is room
A holiday trip reminds me that Christmas comes and goes. We forget what it means because we make no room for such things in our busy lives. But can we?
Start before you leave
Why wait until your destination to start looking for wonder on a trip? It may be closer than you think but you have to be present and prepared to see it.
Surprise and wonder
What’s the difference between wonder and surprise? Sometimes that difference may not matter…
The wonder of us
What’s the greatest wonder in the world? There are lots of options but let me suggest a very familiar one you see every day…
The wonders you missed the first time
In the midst of travel, we don’t always catch the wonder around us. But photos help us to see the wonder we might have missed at the time.