"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw

"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn


Sunday, December 16, 2012

Magpie #148- Journeys of the Heart

photo by Andy Magee  

Journey begins
Good cheer and laughter fill the air
Homeward bound

photo by Kathe Worsley

As some of us head down our driveways
I look down mine waiting for my family....

Happy Holidays and New Year Everyone!
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Thanks you Tess Kincaid for providing Magpie Tales
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18 comments:

izzy said...

Waiting for family ! yeah me too-
my favorite thing about holidays!

Leovi said...

Yes, that laughter flooded our lives.

Catfish Tales said...

Happy holidays!

anthonynorth said...

Great sense of expectation. Have a good time.

Berowne said...

Homeward bound, always a good feeling...

Vicki said...

hope your family makes it to you safe and sound! and good luck with the persimmons :) - merry christmas!

Leovi said...

Yes, a beautiful haiku, return with loved ones at Christmas is always very emotional. A greeting.

Helen said...

Kathe, your road to happiness is perfect Holiday image! I will have all of my children together this year .. first time in over fifteen years! Wishing you and Russell Happy Times!

messymimi said...

For now, we always journey to another home. Some day, i hope, my kids will be journeying to see me. Either way, it's a good time, you capture it well.

Lyn said...

No better feeling than seeing ones family waiting...so lucky to have that, and let us see it!

kaykuala said...

A family gathering is the ultimate. Nicely Kathe!

Hank

Kelvin S.M. said...

...a very cheerful take of the prompt... inviting and inspiring to read... i wish you & family a Happy, happy and peaceful Holidays & New Year too... smiles...

Lydia said...

How fun to be awaiting family. What a wonderful place to celebrate the holidays together! Give my love to the Mountain, and keep some for yourself too. :)

Kutamun said...

Ah, foggy highway .
Shame we celebrate Christmas n midsummer down here, a crime really , perpetrated by the old men in dresses !
Happy Xmas Kathe

Carrie Burtt said...

Homeward bound.....hope you have a wonderful Holiday Kathe!! :-)

hyperCRYPTICal said...

Love it when the family come home - love the sentiment in your words.

Anna :o]

Chris Lawrence said...

all encompassing this season

Helena said...

Home certainly is where the Christmassy heart is!