Respite- It’s bigger than you think.

So my blog’s raison d’etre is to offer “respite to weary souls.”  I claim “it is no small thing.”  Let me offer proof: The things of respite–art, music, theater, writing, all forms of entertainment–remind us of why we do everything else.  Art-the beauty of creation; music-lifting the soul toward heaven, whatever music speaks to you;…

NaNoWriMo Day 12 and an interlude

NaNoWriMo Day 12–14,275 words.  Guess I passed that 10,000 I was worried about.  Next milestone, 15,000.  Should hit that tomorrow. For those who are not slaving away at NaNoWriMo, I present one of the Little Movies I Love: Elizabethtown. I watched this little movie because I like Orlando Bloom.  Loved him as Legolas, loved him as…