So many things are possible just as long as you don’t know they’re impossible.” —Norman Juster’s The Phantom Tollbooth This … Continue Reading When Slips Fly
Although slips may have fallen out of fashion in some circles, at the Half Century Mark they are celebrated. Prized … Continue Reading Permission Slips
Last week I took a walk in another’s shoes. It wasn’t easy. Prompted by a workshop at Maine Media Workshops and College called Creativity and the Photographer, your concierge tried her hand at fiction. Real fiction, not the Imaginary Hotel kind.
Typical hotel particulars–King or Queen, side chair or sofa bed, garden view or cityscape–are of little consequence here. The Hotel exists purely as figments of … Continue Reading How Things Work
Humanity seeks assistance. Cruel playground of a planet requires transformational situation. All experiences welcome.
Mandy Smith, proprietress of Flora Phenomena and at the present moment invited me on a Blog Tour. The idea is for an artist to answer questions about … Continue Reading Shift
It’s Wondermint Wednesday at The Half Century Mark Hotel. Occasionally on Wednesday, The Hotel presents three inspiring something’s about art, artists, and … Continue Reading Wondermints
Now and again on Wednesdays, The Half Century Mark Hotel will offer a trio of stories about art and artists that … Continue Reading Wondermints
“Two things make a story. The net and the air that falls through the net.” — Pablo Neruda Dear Friends, … Continue Reading The Net
photo by catherine just This post is a part of the Summit Blog Tour, which leads up to the Soul*Full Summit hosted by … Continue Reading Miss Pink Faces the Light
“We must risk delight. We can do without pleasure, but not delight. Not enjoyment. We must have the stubbornness to accept our … Continue Reading Delighting in the Adventures of Others
This summer many of our hotel guests are preparing for their nests to empty. As always, The Half … Continue Reading Soon to be Emptied Nest
Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul. –Henry Ward Beecher I love what lingers … Continue Reading Summer Dreaming
I’ve been struggling with getting correct exposures and perfect focus. So, inspired by my latest read: Freeman Patterson’s Photography and … Continue Reading Landscapes
Happy New Year! The kids and i have seen Bald Eagles on Caz Lake. Here he is…isn’t he beautiful? I … Continue Reading Eagle