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The Carry

By |May 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Carry|

  

As I write this I am looking at 5 different shoulder bags I have hanging in my studio.  Behind me on a rolling rack are at least 25 more.  Some are variations on a theme.  Some are one of a kind.  All of them are of my own design.
 
To my left, behind my chair, are my five favorite pieces […]

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A Practiced Landing

By |April 26th, 2015|Laurie's Live. Breathe. Joy Moments|Comments Off on A Practiced Landing|

A Practiced Landing
by Laurie Beth
Yesterday I watched a mockingbird perched atop a torrey pine across the street.  This particular pine tree has a sheered off top unlike any I have ever seen.  There are the usual drooping branches ascending, getting shorter and shorter, and then suddenly there is this stick, or small stump, at the very top.  Like a […]

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Pyrotechnics ‘School’

By |March 18th, 2015|Laurie's Live. Breathe. Joy Moments|Comments Off on Pyrotechnics ‘School’|

“The operative word in that scenario was SCHOOL. As in they are still learning!”
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What If God Had More Friends?

By |March 9th, 2015|Laurie's Live. Breathe. Joy Moments|Comments Off on What If God Had More Friends?|

All I have ever wanted was friends, and companions to walk alongside me in the garden, delighting in each new living thing created for enjoyment.
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A Hug for a Hamburger

By |February 2nd, 2015|Laurie's Live. Breathe. Joy Moments|Comments Off on A Hug for a Hamburger|

I am not sure if this is the revenue plan that ousted the CEO, or the one someone thinks is going to attract more customers.
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Who is in the Manger?

By |December 22nd, 2014|Laurie's Live. Breathe. Joy Moments|1 Comment|

Baby Jesus can sometimes be a little girl, or a doll, or a bundle of clothes...
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Q: The Angel

By |December 17th, 2014|Laurie's Live. Breathe. Joy Moments|Comments Off on Q: The Angel|

Q
from The Contessa Chronicles
by Laurie Beth Jones

This is Q.  His long name is Quo Vadis, which means
“where are you going?” With Q we are never
quite sure.  Currently his job is sorting the dark clouds
from the light, although he isn’t very good at it.
His goal is to work up to the Triple A
(Angels in Art and Architecture.)  I think this […]

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The Gift of Espiritu

By |December 2nd, 2014|Laurie's Live. Breathe. Joy Moments|2 Comments|

This photo is of Espiritu, the horse Al and Meg bestow upon Contessa as a gift, so she can freely roam the Ranch, and leap over any obstacle.
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Spider Web: Architectural Precision

By |November 20th, 2014|Laurie's Live. Breathe. Joy Moments|Comments Off on Spider Web: Architectural Precision|

The architectural precision of big webs is wondrous to behold. You rarely see the spider in it— it dangles offsite elsewhere— a silent fisherman of the sky.
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Contessa’s Saddle: Self Image

By |November 12th, 2014|Laurie's Live. Breathe. Joy Moments|2 Comments|

What is your self image like?