Spending our days…

Annie Dillard once wrote “how we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.” As I move into my mid-60’s (yikes) I realize that this idea of living a good life (whatever that is) means everything. I know I am privileged to have choice in how I live my life–not all do. … [Read more…]

Home Sweet Home…..

I’ve been traveling. To printers’ fairs (Lancaster, PA), workshops (Chicago, Starshaped Prss), classes (Charlottesville, Calligraphy) and a short trip to New York. Needless to say, my head is spinning. But that’s ok because I’m learning. Still. After two years of having my presses! Today I had great success with less ink, figured out a better … [Read more…]

Focusing on the good

I spent a lovely week in Turks & Caicos, reading, writing, and sleeping. My poem “Abandoned” has been accepted by Vine Leaves Literary Journal Issue 10. The journal is one of my favorites, and I am thrilled to be included. We may have had our last snow for the season. Switching to an “anti-inflammatory” diet hasn’t … [Read more…]