Quotes and words of wisdom from author Neil Gaiman for this week's #FridayPhilosophy
“Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.” - Neil Gaiman
We all like to get away once in a while. Whether you run to the mountains or dive within the pages of a book, escapism is a very valid way of taking a break from the day to day routines. So, for our Friday, some thoughts on escapism: "Expeditions are escapism. The stuff that we're … Continue reading Friday Philosophy…Escapism
I've been reading a lot about inspiration lately. Also, I've been reading inspiring books which, for me, start the thought process on inspiration as well. I attended Catholic school during my elementary years, and I remember one of the nuns telling us about inspiration. She said that inspiration always comes from God - that it's … Continue reading Friday Philosophy…Inspiration: Divine!
Clearly, I am not talking about the type of fish. 🙂 If that isn't clear by now, we are in big trouble! To continue my spooky, pre-Halloween theme here, I thought I'd talk about the classic today. Although most reports of witchcraft throughout history had more to do with societal mores than actual witchcraft, witches … Continue reading Friday Philosophy…Witches #ArchiveDay
It's been a hectic week. I'm sure that was obvious from my "radio silence" on here. Between appointments for the kiddos and music lessons and working and writing, well, it's a blur. So I thought I would shift gears with my Friday philosophy, and share thoughts on clearing the mind and dreaming. You know: relaxation. … Continue reading Friday Philosophy…Of Meditation and Daydreams