Five words were once suggested to me by a very sweet person, who posed the question "what do they mean to you?" Of course each word has several meanings, however, the following definitions popped out of my head. Ask yourself this same question; it is fun!
- I love this word for the images it conjures up in my head of creating
something, whether it is a drawing, a sculpture, a piece of music, a
garden or a recipe. The list is endless.With one's imagination,
anything can become an element of or with something else. Compose can form the
basis of something that can be a springboard to even more wonderful
2. Harvest - Harvest moon like a big pumpkin
in the October sky. Harvest Fairs are small town gatherings for family and friends. Most importantly for me though,
Harvest conjures up the meaning of hard and dutiful farm work, the kind
that puts blisters on hands and dirt under fingernails. And I
am thankful for every Farmer we have in our country. A sincere "thank you."
3. Object - Art object, or otherwise known as "object d'art" I think of motion caught in a moment, and it makes me smile and wonder.
- the big wide beautiful world. Opening one's senses to learning
about how other people live. They may be pretty and not so
pretty, but real. I think of dreaming of far away lands and exotic places.
means driving to another state here in the U.S. and listening to our
different regional accents, and appreciating all that we have and benefit from a
5. Wonder - Deep thoughts yet
to be uncovered, or may never be. To question, challenge and daydream
all that there is in the universe. The wonder of life - so large that I
can't get my arms around it. Other times, wondering how amazing it is to
watch something and someone grow. From a sprout to a flower blossom or a
child to an adult. It's a beautiful process and sometimes, it's difficult to contain the bursting of my smile in my heart.