Reflections on Family Tradition

Reflections on Family Tradition

For as long as I can remember, our family celebrated the holidays with pomegranates. On Christmas Eve, we would place our stockings at the end of the bed. In the morning, each stocking would always be filled with small gifts and topped with the heavy, red fruit.
December 26, 2019 — Ashley Keller
Tags: Reflections
The Silhouettes of Trees at Night

The Silhouettes of Trees at Night

The minute I discovered these images from Art Young's pen and ink drawing series "Trees at Night" from the 1920s, I was completely enthralled by them. There has always been something about the shapes and movements of trees that has called to me.

November 26, 2019 — Ashley Keller
Tags: Coveting
Fragments from Letters to a Young Poet

Fragments from Letters to a Young Poet

Despite the title, Rilke’s words are not limited to only the young or only poets. Over the past year, I have been reading (and re-reading) the letters and found them quite moving.
November 19, 2019 — Ashley Keller