Swindoll Story (art by Matisse, O’Keeffe, Rothko -Part 3)

Old Priorhouse Post from 2014 Last night, after I posted my sneaker photo for the WP challenge on perspective, it reminded me of a powerful little “perspective story” I heard a while ago and I thought I would share it here.  I also want to show you how three artists*(Matisse, O’Keeffe, and Rothko) see the color RED … More Swindoll Story (art by Matisse, O’Keeffe, Rothko -Part 3)

More of summer…

Usually I welcome fall with open arms.  We indulge in fall soccer, new jackets, and seasonal lattes.  One year, I even bought jumbo pumpkins over Labor Day weekend and placed them on my porch as an early welcome to the transition of fall. But this year, I found myself yearning for a little more of … More More of summer…

Time Flies (poem)

Time flies You close your eyes – and six years have gone by. You open your eyes- to change, growth, and new ways Yet many things are not changed – same stuff- different day. However, as time flies…. our lives are lived.         often measured by what we give. Also  – by what … More Time Flies (poem)

Feeling Displaced?

I have been missing Colorado this month, partly because in the 1990’s my hubby and I used to help with our church’s “kiddie camp” during this month.  It was a week long labor of love that left unexpected warm memories. One year, we even left a beach side vacation days early (from Hilton Head) to … More Feeling Displaced?