Cut to Spring: Paper Flowers, Fashions & Other Poetic Things

  Like many writers, I am a “paper person,” ever susceptible to seduction by stationery, postcards, posters, prints, books, magazines, and Moleskines. So when author, artist, and brand advisor Amy Flurry—then a freelance writer and stylist whose work had appeared in Lucky, InStyle, Condé Nast Traveler, etc., etc., etc.—emailed me from her offices outside Atlanta…

Happy Spring, Wild Things

We walked always in beauty, it seemed to me. We walked and looked about or stood and looked. Sometimes, less often, we would sit down. We did not often speak. The place spoke for us and was a kind of speech. We spoke to each other in the things we saw.  —Wendell Berry (b. 1934), in his…