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The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed…

Photo, K.Barrett, author (Love from a San Diego Sunrise, heart rock)


Day 1

This glistening San Diego sunrise was enhanced by the dew and the wind-strewn flower petals from the shrubs across the street. The whole stretch of grass looked like a flowergirl walked before us for a wedding. Each petal was perfectly placed.

Photo, K.Barrett, author

Three large droplets, magnifying watery wonders.

The power of intentions directed my gaze past all of the dew dropped grass to this one strong blade that precariously supported three large drops of water.

Upon closer inspection, I am reminded of the wonderous properties of water. So many questions flood my…

Photo, K.Barrett, author

The only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once.
— Einstein

Switching Time Zones

As I arrived at the airport, the sun was rising on the East Coast of the United States.

After six hours of flying, I arrived on the West Coast. The time adjusted on my clock…

K. Barrett

I’m an educator, mom, wife, daughter, sister, friend, reader, writer, photographer, and health enthusiast, connecting with and helping others through writing.

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