I was blessed with that very CD at Christmas. During that time, I was pondering the A-Z Challenge and what I could possibly post about every day. The music, the idea behind it all, and the overall theme for my blog helped me come up with this: an A-Z list of beautiful things. I'll be reflecting on what I see as worth thinking about and what is worth our attention.
Through Solzhenitsyn I was given this quote from Dostoyevsky, "Beauty will save the world." I believe it. What is beautiful points us toward God, toward wholeness.
And so April will be dedicated to this challenge; the challenge to post every day, and the challenge to see beauty in what is all around us. It's there, let's look together!
The pictures you see on each post will look like the one on the right:
My sons helped me find most* of their refrigerator magnets, which was no simple task, believe me. Then we snapped pictures of them for this challenge.
Including my two ruffians was fun. So fun, in fact, that I decided to bring their talents to this post (I don't see them going to South Beach anytime soon...). Here's a song for you:
And so it all begins, a crazy month full of posts for each day. But don't stop here, check out all the other participants! Here's the link to the home page. And thanks to all the hosts (check the list here), especially Arlee Bird at Tossing It Out.
*The C and the E are nowhere to be found...