Instructions on Not Giving Up – Ada Limón

Ada Limón – 1976 More than the fuchsia funnels breaking outof the crabapple tree, more than the neighbor’salmost obscene display of cherry limbs shovingtheir cotton candy-colored blossoms to the slatesky of Spring rains, it’s the greening of the treesthat really gets to me. When all the shock of whiteand taffy, the world’s baubles and trinkets, leavethe ..

Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” Thomas Merton