RETREAT CANDY: A Writer Wednesday Post

January 9th, 2013 | Posted by Irene in Uncategorized

A narrated retreat ceases to be a retreat, so I’ll forego that.  But yesterday my oil pastels looked like a box of candy, and I realized that’s what they are, Retreat Candy. Enjoyable indulgences it seems hard to make time for in ordinary life.  Thought you’d enjoy a few other examples:



Actual Retreat Candy


Many thanks to Cecilia DeWolf for a beautiful quote from Hafiz, which sent me rushing to the bookstore to find this luscious poet for the first time:

“Ever since happiness heard your name, it has been running through the streets trying to find you.” Hafiz of Persia




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