“A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows.” — Doug Larson left to grow alone away from outside support inner strength prevails *   *   * Survival ~ Winning Weed photo by Jan Logozzo • “Survival” Haiku by Mary O’Connor © 2020


“Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life.” ― Rachel Carson Godwits are long-billed migratory birds of the genus Limosa that migrate from their breeding grounds in the northern parts of Europe, Asia, and North America towards the south. One species of godwit holds the … More Solitary


“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” — African proverb “A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no piety, it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path. — Agatha Christie … More Togetherness

Try working together

“A conference is a gathering of people who singly can do nothing, but together can decide that nothing can be done.” — Fred Allen *   *   * “What to do, what to do?” — Photo of egrets just hanging out by Jan Logozzo © 2017


Always, even before the mountains were born, it was the sea that folded its dark soul around algae bloom and plankton and embryonic fishes, around ashen rain and shattered prisms of light, and offered up its titanic floor as the resting place of life. Consider that broken shell just washed ashore, its barnacle covered walls … More Requiem