Tag Archives: symbols

The dynamic balance of opposites

I had no idea when I started my symbol series that I’d have so many things to talk about! Sure, I know symbols are everywhere, but how often do you stop to actually think about them? The last several posts … Continue reading

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Hanging from the World Tree

It’s my day to blog on Romance Books ‘4’ Us and I’m talkin’ Cupid and there’s more in that quiver than arrows of love.  I’ll be there on and off all day for questions and comments. Come see! http://romancebooks4us.blogspot.com ≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈ … Continue reading

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A 1000 words for snow

I’ll start today’s post with enough already! Upon checking today’s weather I see another big storm headed my way.         On a theme, that just happens to fit with my symbol series because words are symbols for … Continue reading

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Sunrises & Shadows

I saw a breathtaking sunrise yesterday. It was so full of flaming color, I could never do it justice with my simple camera, so I just stood at the window and watched. All the while I was thinking, uh oh. … Continue reading

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Luck of the Draw

As part of my symbol series, I’m delving into the interesting and curious symbols of luck and fortune. Today ~ cards. I like cards. My parents played pinochle and poker with their family and friends, their pots of coffee at hand … Continue reading

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Slings & Arrows of Outrageous Fortune

What does that title mean anyway? Shakespeare coined it. Personally, I’ve always associated that bit from Hamlet with luck. Good luck, bad luck, you can’t prevent luck from happening so go with the flow. Luck. From lucky rabbit’s foot to … Continue reading

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Luck Symbols & Hump Day Happenings

Who hasn’t heard of luck charms? Mention a rabbit’s foot or a horseshoe nailed over the door and our minds make an immediate association to luck. These symbols of good fortune come in all shapes and sizes, are made of … Continue reading

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The Tempest in the Teacup

Brrrrr…… Is it cold. The added wind chill here took an already cold night and knocked it down to -50. This morning’s climb to -30 is a heatwave by comparison. This farm house is so drafty, I’ve just set up … Continue reading

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Finding Meaning in the Elements

I admitted to friends recently, an old shame. Back in my high school days I tried convincing an organization that put reading materials into the hands of the vision impaired, that I needed a book on tape. Mind you, back … Continue reading

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Obvious Things

“By George!” cried the inspector. “How did you ever see that?” “Because I looked for it.” ~Sherlock Holmes The Adventure of the Dancing Men “The world is full of obvious things which nobody by any chance ever observes.” ~Sherlock Holmes … Continue reading

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