We took a short road trip yesterday and today, here are some pictures to prove it! Belton and San Saba, TX:
I don’t know why people do this. And, of course, this isn’t the ONLY tragic event in recent race relations….far from it. I just lighted on this one because it’s so close to home, I live about 60 miles from Austin.
This, and other similar events; school shootings, bombings all over the world, cars driven into crowds…..they make me wonder why we’re even still here? What’s the point?
Societal messages women hear on the daily. It’s disturbing, isn’t it?
Am I wrong?
Have I run too far to get home?
Have I gone?
And left you here alone?
If I would, could you?
Alice in Chains, Would?
I have recently discovered a love for Filofax binders, and planners in general. Printing my own inserts for them, decorating, writing in many colors, stickers, and more. It’s really FUN, but wow……I’ve come to realize that I move from one obsession to the next….seeking something….but never finding it. Or, finding it briefly and then moving on again.
Previous loves include photography, shoes, making candles and soaps, handbags and……shoes. I don’t love the past obsessions any less, but once I’ve moved on, I don’t usually return. Except for the shoes, of course, ’cause c’mon…..SHOES. I’m also a long-time lover of pens and paper….the nicer, the better. Smooth Levenger and Rhodia paper are my favorites, and I’m currently in love with my Lamy fountain pen. Especially since I just put a purple cartridge in it!
What is it that I’m looking for, though? I can’t help wondering what kind of fulfillment I’m missing that I have to fill it with a string of, “currently obsessing over…” items. It seems some deep soul-searching might be in my near future.
Meanwhile…..I’ll be at my desk….doodling in my planners. 🙂