Philosophical Flowers

Or, you know, Friday philosophy with flowers as the subject. We are well into spring and I've been enjoying every moment of our flowers blooming. Except those Palo Verde trees - they're trying to kill me. So, thoughts on flowers on a Friday night. "Life is the flower for which love is the honey." ~ … Continue reading Philosophical Flowers

Philosophical Flowers

Or, you know, Friday philosophy with flowers as the subject. We are well into spring and I've been enjoying every moment of our flowers blooming. Except those Palo Verde trees - they're trying to kill me. So, thoughts on flowers on a Friday night. "Life is the flower for which love is the honey." ~ … Continue reading Philosophical Flowers

Camus ~ #ThursdayWrites

I took a degree in French literature in University. You know, the most practical undergraduate degree one can have in California. Despite the self-mockery, for as often as people ask me why the hell I chose that as my area of study, I don't regret the choice. During my upper division courses, I had to … Continue reading Camus ~ #ThursdayWrites

Friday Philosophy…Rebellion

"The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion." ~ Albert Camus "The thing worse than rebellion is the thing that causes rebellion." ~ Frederick Douglass “The greatest crimes in the world are not committed by people breaking the rules … Continue reading Friday Philosophy…Rebellion

Friday Philosophy…Autumn

As these last muggy, soupy days of desert summer are strangling their way out, I cling to the fact that Autumn is right around the corner: the land of blue jeans, and cooler air, and Pumpkin Spice Lattes, and my wedding. (Plan faster!) So, today I want to share some quotes about my favorite season, … Continue reading Friday Philosophy…Autumn

Friday Philosophy on Resilience…

I've been watching a lot of people going through major life shifts over the past few weeks. Many are dealing with loss, unexpected changes, and growing pains. All require coping skills, comfort, perspective. I thought I'd share some quotes on resilience today, along with love and light for everyone struggling. "If you aren't in over … Continue reading Friday Philosophy on Resilience…

Friday Philosophy…July is a killer!

So hot and humid this week. I was felled (yes, like a tree) yesterday by a migraine. I am forced to conclude it was heat induced. There's nothing else that could have triggered it. I am already contemplating moving to a cooler climate, and it is only July. Usually, I manage to make it halfway … Continue reading Friday Philosophy…July is a killer!

CAS Friday Philosophy…

My Dad's blog includes, every Friday, his post called "Friday Filosophy."  I appreciate the alliteration, but cannot bring myself to misspell my title line.  🙂  For his blog, he includes various quotes from individuals from all walks of life.  Last week, I commented on his blog, and he updated his blog with a "CAS Filosophy … Continue reading CAS Friday Philosophy…