|on the tracks, manitoba - mrl 2010|
A Few Favorite Quotes:
The real challenge is not to survive. Hell, anyone can do that. It's to survive as yourself, undiminished.
- Elia Kazan
You are not dead yet,
it's not too late
to open your depths by plunging into them
and drink in the life that reveals itself
- Rainer Maria Rilke
Creative work needs the whole sky to fly in,
and no eye watching it
until it comes to that certainty which it aspires to
- Mary Oliver
...You step delicately into the wild world
and your real prize
will be the frantic search.
If you break
break going out not in.
- Michael Ondaatje
...If you could only stop
shimmering for just one moment,
you would see your own reflection
mirrored in the stars:
only occasionally exploding
while waiting for that promised dawn.
- Karen Hayes