Balance or flow?


The passing of the spring equinox turned my attention to balance. After all, this is one of the two points in the year when day and night are equally proportioned. But just for twenty-four hours. Here’s the thing, perfect balance may be for machines, but for everything else, we need flow. While healthy momentum passes … Read more

Choosing the graceful presence


It’s not what you look at that matters. It is what you see. Henry David Thoreau Seeing is different from looking. We can casually cast our eyes across a scene or give momentary attention to a person, but that is not seeing. We have not brought ourselves into the frame, whatever it is, and given … Read more