812th heart

I wish I could show you when you are lonely or in darkness the astonishing light of your own being. – Hafiz

677th heart

I may not always be with you. But when we’re apart. Remember you will be with me, Right inside my heart. – Marc Wambolt

676th heart

The north wind doth blow, And we shall have snow, And what will poor Robin do then? Poor thing. He’ll sit in a barn, And keep himself warm, And hide his head under his wing, Poor thing.

507th heart

The woods would be quiet if no bird sang but the bird who sang first. – Henry Van Dyke

431st heart

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy. – Thich Nhat Hanh This owl is in book 1 – 366Hearts books great for happy little presents. ONE A DAY CHRISTMAS SPECIALS 25 days of lovely surprises. If like me, you love the excitement…

203rd heart

Always be on the look out for the presence of wonder. – E. B. White.   I can really remember the inspiration for this one. It was one of those beautiful late summer days. I was sitting in the garden, well, field, at the farm house. I know… the one that was too cold, rat…

Pheasantries: a lino cutting story

Here’s something a little different from my hearts. Over the last few years I’ve started linocutting, I love it, it suits my textiles background as to me it’s about colour and pattern. I’m based at The Maws in Shropshire. I’ve had this idea in my head for a while ‘Pheasantries’ a couple of pheasants tipping…

7th heart

Make it your habit not to be critical about small things. – Edward Everett Hale