Monthly Archive: May 2013

May
27

Glimpse of Solace: Memorial Day

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Bleeding Heart Amid the rubble of demolition, where nothing else has survived, a bleeding heart grows, red blood dripping from delicate arcs. from Constance Vogel Adamkiewicz’s poem “Bleeding Heart” in Solace in So Many Words Here’s to remembering and honoring those that came before us . . .  

May
21

Pix from Vegas

Where the gods play © Ellen Wade Beals, 2013

Tragedy is in the news and we’re all hoping Oklahoma is okay once again. Here’s a distraction for you: my photographs from Vegas. I didn’t take many photographs because the tables beckoned but here are some.

May
16

Glimpse of Solace: Dandy

Dandy  © Ellen Wade Beals

May
16

Slice of Solace: Samuel Beckett

“Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better.” Samuel Beckett in Worstward Ho   Last night before turning in, I checked my Facebook page to find that writer Okla Elliot posted this quote.  I immediately wanted to post it here. I know I need a reminder to keep trying. Maybe you …

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