Category Archives: The Loveliness Project

A Love Letter to My Boy at 16

Dear G___, As you turn 16, I watch you venturing out into the world, my heart filled with pride for the young man you are becoming and with fierce mother-love for that part of you that will always be my … Continue reading

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Crafting Loveliness

  The summer breeze gently shakes the cedars, cools me as I rock slowly in the hammock and play with words. I’ve been writing out here practically every day, spending hours crafting sentences and scenes. Who knew that I could find … Continue reading

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Cape Scott Magic

The fog is so thick when we wake that we can’t see the ocean from our campsite on the beach. The air is heavy and damp, and fine droplets of mist form rivulets down the side of the tent. It’s … Continue reading

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Brotherhood 

    For most of his fifteen years, my middle son has been perfecting the art of pushing his older brother’s buttons. He is masterful. Nobody can send my eldest into orbit so quickly or so decisively. In case you might have … Continue reading

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Time With My Boy

  My eldest son has spent the past year in Ottawa, attending university and working as a page in parliament. It has been one of those, amazing, life-changing kind of years for him, the kind of year that sets one’s course … Continue reading

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Butterfly Musings

I’ve come today for the lavender for summer blooms of deep amethyst for bright fields and fragrance stretching far towards the sea I’ve come today for the lavender but it’s the butterflies and the steady drone of bees and the … Continue reading

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The Loveliness Project

I have just completed an amazing e-course called The Geography of Now, with Monna McDiarmid. I’ve spent six delicious weeks taking photographs, writing, and celebrating the beauty in my life and my surroundings. One of my favourite aspects of the … Continue reading

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