I was excited to see this photo of Lois Siemens at CommonWord Bookstore and Resource Centre with her calendars, cards, and a sample copy of my creative contemplative journal in the centre of her other creative endeavours! My copies of our new… Read More ›
Since last week’s giveaway went so well, this week I’m featuring more free goodies for you. If you’re looking for free photos for your own website, keep reading for the five best free photo sites with a brief description, a sample photo… Read More ›
My favourite quote from a weekend of Easter worship: To me Jesus means being able to see the sky and paint it. – Mackenzie Lee, with photo by Lois Siemens and closing prayer.
What I’ve been reading this week in poetry, prose, and photo essay: a walk through a Japanese garden; prison, sexual assault and editing Yoder; a prayer for something essential; redeeming my grocery routine; ten facts about Sherlock Holmes.
I know that in addition to writing a blog post, it’s an extra step to find just the right illustration with the appropriate permission, but I urge all writers/bloggers, if you’re going to illustrate your blog post in any way, please make sure you have permission to do so. Here are some links that can help.
Sandra Heska King is a wonderful photographer and writer who describes herself as “seeking stillness and simplicity to see.” In this guest post, she shares her words and photographs as sacred pause.