July 2014

star

“And all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by” – John Masefield

freedom

…But a caged bird stands on the grave of dreams his shadow shouts on a nightmare scream his wings are clipped and his feet are tied so he…

g’kar

“The universe speaks in many languages, but only one voice. It speaks in the language of hope. It speaks in the language of trust.” – Citizen G’Kar, Babylon…

foxes

balance

“I am a better person when I have less on my plate.” – Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat Pray Love

coraline

“She had the feeling that the door was looking at her, which she knew was silly, and knew on a deeper level was somehow true.” – Neil Gaiman,…

heart and home

“There’ll come a day when you’re losing your wayAnd you won’t know where you belong.They say that home is where your heart is,So follow your heart and know…

attitude

“Your attitude is like a box of crayons that color your world. Constantly color your picture gray, and your picture will always be bleak. Try adding some bright…

alhambra

“The very light falls tenderly from above, through the lantern of a dome tinted and wrought as if by fairy hands.” -Washington Irving, The Alhambra (The Court of…

across the universe

“Images of broken light, which dance before me like a million eyesThey call me on and on across the universe.” – The Beatles

fish

“The Rainbow Fish shared his scales left and right. And the more he gave away, the more delighted he became. When the water around him filled with glimmering…

friendship

“Remember, ‘No one’s more important than people’! In other words, friendship is the most important thing–not career or housework, or one’s fatigue–and it needs to be tended and…

door

“It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out of your door,” … “You step onto the Road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there is no knowing where…

window arch

door knocker

“I wear the chain I forged in life,” replied the Ghost. “I made it link by link, and yard by yard; I girded it on of my own…

flamingo

flower

firecracker

ice cream

dragonfly

poppy

pier

soft serve

hummingbird

flamingo

watermelon

lifesaver

A community of people act to support people and save lives.

taming foxes

It doesn’t take many generations to breed a tame fox that shows physical signs of domestication. http://www.fastcompany.com/3037451/pet-week/meet-your-new-pet-a-domesticated-fox

barrel

ice cream

buttons

smores

sparkler

gelato

popsicle

oranges

geoscience

enrollment of women and minorities in geosciences degree programs