Monday, June 30, 2008


“Anywhere is walking distance, if you've got the time." ~ Stephen Wright

Friday, June 27, 2008

Parked mattress

"Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone." ~ Anthony Burgess

Thursday, June 26, 2008

How to turn your ex-boyfriend into a toad

"Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love." ~ Charlie Brown

Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Good books make good companions

"Never judge a book by its movie." ~ J. W. Eagan

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

The reading section

“No two persons ever read the same book." ~ Edmund Wilson

Monday, June 23, 2008

Magic hand wave makes traffic disappear -- or not

"You never really learn to swear until you learn to drive." ~ Author Unknown

Friday, June 20, 2008

One glove

"I may not be different, but I'm definitely not the same." ~ William J. Dybus

Thursday, June 19, 2008

Something for everyone!

"In traditional medicine, dandelion roots and leaves were used to treat liver problems. Native Americans also used dandelion decoctions to treat kidney disease, swelling, skin problems, heartburn, and stomach upset. Chinese medicinal practitioners traditionally used dandelion to treat digestive disorders, appendicitis, and breast problems (such as inflammation or lack of milk flow). In Europe, herbalists incorporated it into remedies for fever, boils, eye problems, diabetes, and diarrhea." ~ University of Maryland Medical Center

Wednesday, June 18, 2008

Dandelion salad

"If dandelions were hard to grow, they would be most welcome on any lawn." ~ Andrew Mason

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Coffee, tea or dandelions?

"Each year fifty-five tones of coffee substitutes made from roasted Dandelion roots are sold in England, Australia and Canada." ~ DandelionWatch

Monday, June 16, 2008


"I have lost my smile,
but don't worry.
The dandelion has it."
~ Marion Tripp

Friday, June 13, 2008

Me, myself and I

“It is better to travel alone than with a bad companion." ~ African Proverb

Thursday, June 12, 2008

Still connected

"Oh for a lodge in some vast wilderness,
Some boundless contiguity of shade,
Where rumour of oppression and deceit,
Of unsuccessful or successful war,
Might never reach me more."
~ William Cowper

Wednesday, June 11, 2008

On a downtown sidewalk

“Language... has created the word "loneliness" to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word "solitude" to express the glory of being alone." ~ Paul Tillich

Tuesday, June 10, 2008


"In solitude, where we are least alone." ~ Lord Byron

Monday, June 9, 2008

The sound of silence

"I guess I've spent my life listening to what wasn't being said." ~ Eli Khamarov

Friday, June 6, 2008

Inside story

"If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change." ~ Buddha

Thursday, June 5, 2008

First comes love, then comes marriage...

“Adam was the luckiest man; he had no mother-in-law." ~ Mark Twain

Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Just the two of us

"Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd." ~ Louis Aragon

Tuesday, June 3, 2008

A little to the left

"A 'Normal' person is the sort of person that might be designed by a committee. You know, 'Each person puts in a pretty color and it comes out gray.'" ~ Alan Sherman

Monday, June 2, 2008


"I had been told that the training procedure with cats was difficult. It's not. Mine had me trained in two days." ~ Bill Dana