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Posts tagged ‘bristlecone pine forest’

Beauty in the Walking

But the beauty is in the walking — we are betrayed by destinations.

– Gwyn Thomas

Beauty is a Deep Opening

When we come upon beautiful things, they act like small tears in the surface of the world that pull us through to some vaster space.

– Elaine Scary

Wednesday of Hope – What Is Hope Pinned on?

When hope is not pinned wriggling onto a shiny image or expectation, it sometimes floats forth and opens like one of those fluted Japanese blossoms, flimsy and spastic, bright and warm. This almost always seems to happen in community.

– Anne Lamott, “The Impossible Will Take a Little While,” Plan B

Delicate flowers of the Bristlecone Pine Forest