Old Age

“Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” — Mark Twain colors fade with age yesterday becomes vintage springtime no longer *   *   * Window to Antiquity ~ Weathered curios in Mystic (Conn.) Seaport window • Photo and “Old Age” haiku by Mary O’Connor © 2022 Relax with … More Old Age

Nesting Places

“Thanks for this day, for all birds safe in their nest, for whatever this is, for life.” —Barbara Kingsolver “Some Christmas tree ornaments do more than glitter and glow, they represent a gift of love given a long time ago.” — Tom Baker “Luxury must be comfortable. Otherwise it is not luxury.” — Coco Chanel … More Nesting Places


“Break a vase, and the love that reassembles the fragments is stronger than that love which took its symmetry for granted when it was whole.” — Derek Walcott “I am intrigued with combining the remnant of memories, fragments of relics and ordinary objects, with components of technology. It’s a way of delving into the past and … More Pieces

“There’s a vintage which comes with age and experience.” — Jon Bon Jovi

“It is easily overlooked that what is now called vintage was once brand new.” — Tony Visconti *  *  * Anyone know anything about “The American”? Photo of this classy red antique auto was taken a couple of years ago at a Fort Lauderdale, Fla. car show. An online search uncovered little about it. Seeing that it starts … More “There’s a vintage which comes with age and experience.” — Jon Bon Jovi