by Lauri Gwilt

July 7, 2014 - 5:32pm

I lose it when I'm with certain people. I lose it when I'm working on a big project. Hopefully, I always lose it when I'm on vacation.

In fact, every time I lose it, it feels so good that I can't wait for it to happen again.

I'm talking about the absolute, undeniable joy of losing track of time. Those minutes or hours when we become so captivated by something that we feel delightfully released from the hands… READ MORE


by Tania Carriere

June 29, 2014 - 5:52am

When Dewitt asked me to contribute to this site he said my blogging challenge was to notice, photograph and write about a moment of celebration – not necessarily the helium balloon kind of celebration – though those are fun – but also the celebrations that show up as a stirring of the heart, a reckoning of the soul, a tremble of possibility. Actually I thought I knew that landscape quite well but, as… READ MORE

by Eric Alan

June 22, 2014 - 8:59am


Staring into the mesmerizing geothermal waters of Wilbur Hot Springs, I celebrate a sense of homecoming. It’s not just that I once lived here; it’s also that I’ve always belonged in some deeper sense. I’m made from the waters and earth and sky that cradle it all. It’s more tangible here, closer to the core.

Within that sense of belonging, these precious waters and the people who seek them… READ MORE