Monday, February 15, 2016



I've Learned

Make a Habit ...


Acts of Kindness and Love



To achieve great things, two things are needed; a plan, and not quite enough time.  
--Leonard Bernstein

Reading by Flashlight

Night Vision

Inclined to Learn

The Dance

Never Too Old

When I Learned to Read

Storytelling and Imagination


The Purpose of Art

The Old Man and the Sea

Once Upon a Time

The Giving Tree

Sunday, February 14, 2016


A basic training for imagination is listening to storytelling.

Dance (Daily)

We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once. 
--Friedrich Nietzsche

Music Expresses ...

Expressing the Inexpressible

After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.  --Aldous Huxley

Music Gives ...

Musical Thoughts

The Napping House

Extraordinary People

The True Sign of Intelligence

The Good Life

Monday, February 8, 2016

Einstein's Rx for Intelligence

If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.   --Albert Einstein

Monday, February 1, 2016

Inborn Sense of Wonder

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.
 --Rachel Carson