“Walls turned sideways are bridges.”~Angela Davis American political activist, philosopher, academic, and author Angela Davis was born on this day in 1944.
“No need to hurry. No need to sparkle. No need to be anybody but oneself.”~Virginia Woolf English writer Virginia Woolf was born on this day in 1882.
We got our first look under the roof this weekend. (C) 2021, JJ ShaunFrom the front door. (C) 2021, JJ ShaunThe kitchen. (C) 2021, JJ ShaunMy desk. (C) 2021, JJ ShaunMy office. While I didn’t find what I had hoped, First Reader managed to find a couple of lockboxes in which she kept collector coins. … Continue reading Rebuilding the Dream, Pt 17
“In every crisis there is a message. Crises are nature's way of forcing change—breaking down old structures, shaking loose negative habits so that something new and better can take their place.”~Susan L. Taylor American editor, writer, and journalist Susan L. Taylor was born on this day in 1946.
“Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.”~Lord Byron English peer, poet, and politician Lord Byron was born on this day in 1788.
“If you risk nothing, then you risk everything.”~Geena Davis American actress, advocate, executive producer, and former model Geena Davis was born on this day in 1956.
“I look to the future because that's where I'm going to spend the rest of my life.”~George Burns American comedian, actor, singer, and writer George Burns was born on this day in 1896.
“You can destroy your now by worrying about tomorrow.”~Janis Joplin American singer-songwriter Janis Joplin was born on this day in 1943.
Piglet: "How do you spell 'love'?"Winnie the Pooh: "You don't spell it…you feel it."~A. A. Milne English soldier, author, and playwright A. A. Milne was born on this day in 1882.
We finally made it up the mountain this week and took some boxes and bins with us to rescue our few “finds” from the fire. We still aren’t able to peek under the roof because of the metal that’s draped over the steel “I”-beams that make up the undercarriage. While we were there, one of … Continue reading Rebuilding the Dream, Pt 16