~ Keven Sinnott, The Art and Craft of Coffee: An Enthusiast’s Guide To Selecting, Roasting, and Brewing Exquisite Coffee
There is a place, like no place on earth. A land full of wonder, mystery, and danger! Some say, to survive it, you need to be as mad as a hatter. Which, luckily, I am.
~ Lewis Carroll
Music brings a warm glow to my vision, thawing mind and muscle from their endless wintering.
~ Haruki Murakami, Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World
~ England’s Happiness Improved (1699)
Only with winter-patience can we bring
the deep-desired, long-awaited spring.
~ Anne Morrow Lindbergh, “Autumn 1939,” The Unicorn and Other Poems, 1935-1955