Tag Archives: Utah

Painting the Big Picture

“Actually I think Art lies in both directions – the broad strokes, big picture but on the other hand the minute examination of the apparently mundane. Seeing the whole world in a grain of sand, that kind of thing. ” … Continue reading

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Southern Utah is Where Wildflowers Like LaBerta Grow

Transitions is the poetry book she wrote almost two years ago.  At 93, LaBerta Altermatt is going through more transitions in her life.  Her dear friend, Jim is acting as her caregiver.  If you know LaBerta, you know that she’s … Continue reading

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Reverence: Planting Garden Plots for Life

This weekend I spent much time in prayer, meditation, and writing.  Thoughts of the time I spent working at St. Benedict Center in Madison, Wisconsin came to mind.  It’s a monastery located north of Madison, located on the most beautiful … Continue reading

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