Illustrated Literary Quotes

These amazing literary quotes are really inspiring to me today. The artist, Even Robertson, has several more prints in his collection for your perusal (and purchase if you’re interested, only $24). I was particularly touched by the Jane Austin quote below. For me it taps into the essence of life, and – for me – the response…

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Inside Manos – a Pottery Studio

I have fond memories of loosing myself at a potter’s wheel and this beautiful video takes me right back there. There is something so primal and wonderful about working the spinning clay with your fingers as it slowly dries out. Realizing that the clay needs you to be the one to transform it into something beautiful,…

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Aesthetics – Thoughts on True Art from Sayers

I have been working through a great book by mid-century literary scholar Dorothy Sayers (Wikipedia) that touch on the topic of art and expression. They were very meaningful so I thought I would quote a portion below, if you want to read the work it’s called ‘Toward a Christian Esthetic‘ in the book Letters to…

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Photo: Fishing at sunset

This shot is easily my favorite from the trip. It was our free day to spend as we liked. The majority of the conference left Nerja for the prospect of discovering something that their anxious hearts pulled them to. I stayed behind, wandering the streets of this small coastal nook on the coast of the…

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