Commonplace Book – 11

Hockey players wear numbers because you can’t always identify the body with dental records. -Anonymus   To love what you do and feel that it matters – how could anything be more fun? -Katherine Graham   The touch of love is lit in the kitchen. -French Proverb   Knowledge is a treasure but practice is…… Continue reading Commonplace Book – 11

Commonplace Book 10

    Art is when your imagination becomes reality. -@_write_or_die (Instagram) The purpose of art is to turn blood into ink. -T.S. Eliot “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” -Maya Angelou “No tears in the writer,…… Continue reading Commonplace Book 10

Commonplace Books 9

More of my favorite quotes on Writing/Literature: “A classic is a book that has never finished saying what it has to say.” -Itales Calvino “If a poem hasn’t ripped apart your soul; you haven’t experienced poetry.” -Edgar Allen Poe “I write to give myself strength I write to be the characters that I am not.…… Continue reading Commonplace Books 9

Commonplace Book – 8

These are just a few of my favorite Quotes on Writing!   “But when people say, did you always want to be a writer? I have to say no! I always was a writer.” -Ursula Le Guin “Close the door. Write with no one looking over your shoulder. Don’t try to figure out what other…… Continue reading Commonplace Book – 8

Commonplace Book – 7

  She who loves a garden has a very special treasure, for she has found her private paradise. -Jay Miller Girandu A good farmer is a handy man with a sense of humus. – E.B. White First we for habits, then they form us. – Dr. Rob Gilbert There are many things in life that…… Continue reading Commonplace Book – 7

Commonplace Book – 6

The simplest toy, one which even the youngest child can operate, is called a grandparent. – Sam Levenson To know is nothing at all; to imagine is everything. -Anatole France To believe everything is too much, to believe in nothing is not enough. -German Proverb Bravery never goes out of fashion. -George II All things…… Continue reading Commonplace Book – 6

Commonplace Book – 5

A single rose could be my garden… A single friend, my world. -Jennifer Bacaglia There are two golden rules for an orchestra: Start together and finish together. -Sir Thomas Beemcham It’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. -Abraham Lincoln Don’t let success go to your head or…… Continue reading Commonplace Book – 5