Today’s Quote

“Life is movement.  The more life there is, the more flexibility there is.  The more fluid you are, the more you are alive.”

~Arnaud Desjardins, June 18, 1925 – August 10, 2011


Today’s Quote

“How wonderful it is that no one has to wait, but can start right now to gradually change the world!  How wonderful it is that everyone, great and small, can immediately help bring about justice by giving of themselves!  […] You can always — always — give something, even if it’s a simple act of kindness!”

~Anne Frank, 12 June 1929 – February/March 1945


Another beautiful light in the world has gone out.

May your soul and your demons finally be at peace.

“Travel changes you.  As you move through this life and this world you change things slightly, you leave marks behind, however small.  And in return, life — and travel — leaves marks on you.  Most of the time, those marks — on your body or on your heart — are beautiful.  Often, though, they hurt.”

~Anthony Bourdain, June 25, 1956 – June 8, 2018

~Chloe~ 04/20/02-05/09/18

FP Files, Issue 6, Vol. 1 (2018) Yesterday evening, my wife of 18 years and I laid to rest our dog, who was 16 years old. Outside of our anguish–and our toddler’s marvelous ability to be oblivious to it all—it was a peaceful, albeit certainly, painful, moment. And though, we both miss her terribly, it […]

via On Old Dogs, Honey-Lemon Water for a Cough, the Proximity of the Moment, and the Great Bane of our Existence: Time — The Musings of the Fro

While I continue to gather my thoughts, which has been so painful I can barely even think, here is my husband’s post on the loss of our first baby.  I hope to have my dedication to her up in the next day or so. ~LadyDom13



“I don’t know who you are or where you came from, but from now on you’ll do as I tell you, okay?”

~Princess Leia Organa, Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977)


“Luke, you’re going to find that many of the truths we cling to depend greatly on our own point of view.”

~Obi-Wan, Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi (1983)


“Remember, a Jedi’s strength flows from the Force.  But beware.  Anger, fear, aggression.  The dark side are they. Once you start down the dark path, forever will it dominate your destiny.  Luke… Luke… do not… do not underestimate the powers of the Emperor or suffer your father’s fate you will.”

~Yoda, Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi (1983)