Tuesday, April 16, 2013

The world isn't such a sweet place today

News of the bombings at the Boston Marathon bring sadness at the state of a world where people plan to kill other innocent people. Prayers go out to the families of the dead and to the victims of yet another senseless tragedy.
Ship Canal blossoms: Seattle Spring

I was lucky enough to take a walk in the sun today.

Sunday, April 7, 2013

Zentangle aka advanced doodling

My new discovery is Zentangle or Zendoodling as some call it. It was invented by Rick Roberts and Maria Thomas and it's really easy to pick up. You create cool patterns by using repetition and line. It is also really easy to get addicted too! But sort of a healthier addiction because it's art. My problem is once I start I don't want to stop...or go to bed. If you want to learn more the website is here: http://www.zentangle.com/

Here are a few of my zentangles....

Monday, April 1, 2013

In Praise of Idleness

I love this article printed in the New York Times. Read it!

Life is too short to be busy.