Victoria NeuroNotes

Into the Gray


Awe By Accident: Confessions of a Gem-a-holic

“The jeweler allows me to wear the sapphire blue lake on my finger, emerald green leaves around my neck, and take the citrine sunset with me wherever I go.  Jewelry has become my daytime link to nature in an office with no windows. And if I have to work late, there’s nothing like diamond stars and a pearl full moon against an onyx night sky. ~Astrid Alauda, “Office With No Windows,” 2005

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This Is Not The “Fish Out Of Water” Post

In my last post i shared that “Fish Out of Water” would be my next post. It’s not. Sorry it’s taking so long.  It’s research intense, plus it is a combo of studies and personal ‘stuff’ that some, perhaps many, will be able to relate to in varying degrees (?). I suspect I’ll be in good company.

Just to let some of you know — I know that you know that I am behind on my replies from a previous post.  ;D  When thought and time has been put into your comments, I like to put thought and time into my replies.  Lately, I’ve also been strapped for time and experiencing an unstable internet connection.  Thanks for your patience.  ღ

Yesterday I was thinking about Winter, both in the seasonal/climatological sense but metaphorically as well.   Later that day I was pleasantly surprised to discover a 2 GB card with several 45 sec video clips and still images I’d taken during an unexpected late winter storm this past year, which turned everything into a winter wonderland within an hour. Continue reading