“and then the red sun, which had been rising all the while anyway, broke clear of the trees and dropped its wild, clawed light over everything.” —- From “Beside the Waterfall” by Mary Oliver

Pas de deux

“If those whom we begin to love could know us as we were before meeting them … they could perceive what they have made of us.” —Albert Camus


“…to hold twilight or watch it darken, describes the pleasure we take in pausing to observe as day slips into night. To stand at our window, wrapped in the half-dark and watch the day disappear… is a moment of hygge.” ― Louisa Thomsen Brits, The Book of Hygge: The Danish Art of Living Well

Red Velvet

    “The New York Times credited me with the rediscovery and revival of red velvet cake. I consider this as one of my great life achievements.” —- Robert Harling, Playright Steel Magnolias