Category Archives: Art

R & R In New England

Wander through New England with me…. Continue reading

Posted in America, American History, Architecture, Art, baptist, beauty, Boston, Chocolate, church, Community, Culture, Diversity, Food, Free Speech, Freedom, Liberty, Museums, New England, photography, politics, progress, Rhode Island, Roots, time, Travel, wildflowers | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments

A Southern Girl in New York City

As I wandered around The Big Apple like the doofus tourist I was, it occurred to me: New York City really is larger than life. Continue reading

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I wonder… Continue reading

Posted in Art, Caravaggio, Christianity, Doubt, faith, Jesus, Poetry, Spirituality | Tagged | 3 Comments

Schoolish Thoughts: Accounting for the Arts

We’re running dangerously low on English majors and art historians. Continue reading

Posted in Art, Culture, Education, Homeschooling, Literature, Philosophy, Poetry, pop culture, Schoolish Thoughts, Spiritual Growth, Teaching, To Kill a Mockingbird, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Fearless Eyes

Happy birthday, Margaret. Continue reading

Posted in American History, Art, beauty, courage, Culture, Margaret Bourke-White, photography, Women | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Writing About Politics

Being a responsible, informed, and engaged American citizen isn’t easy. Continue reading

Posted in America, Art, Calvin & Hobbes, Conservatism, current events, Empathy, Freedom, honesty, hope, Liberalism, Personal Responsibility, politics, pop culture, War on Terror, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Paint Your Palette Blue and Grey

Happy birthday, Vincent. Continue reading

Posted in Art, birthdays, Don McLean, Music, painting, peculiar people, Quotes, Vincent Van Gogh | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Art Imitates Life

One must be built of iron to work in the arts. Continue reading

Posted in Art, Ballet, beauty, Culture, current events, dancing, Grace, hope, love, pain, Spirituality, Suffering | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

My Biblical Heroes: Mary

I am reviled among people who know me and revered by people who think they do. Continue reading

Posted in angels, Art, Biblical Heroes, courage, death, faith, God's love, hope, Jesus, loneliness, love, Mary, Michelangelo, Motherhood, pain, Parenting, perseverance, sacrifice, Separation, Spirituality, Suffering | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Chalk Dust

Dust to dust… Continue reading

Posted in Art, God, Poetry | Tagged | 2 Comments