Jon Sachs

Stories Arise

Some stories bubble up from below, memories that surface at unexpected times without obvious reason.

Other stories wander in through the open window.

Here are stories I felt that needed a better home than just being tossed into the river of social media.

Each story has its image; some images are the genesis of the story; others are just icons to help give the story context.

Three Most Recent Posts....



Not a bubbling over moment of joy, just a quiet one. But that one cloud demanded a photo and I was hardly going to refuse.

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For Sythia

It’s just the total absurd purity of screaming yellow forsythia against a dazzling blue sky. I can remember when, as a little boy, I could

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Supermarket Joy #33

For some reason it’s often the supermarket where I observe people experiencing moments of joy and where they transmit joy to me. Today, which is

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Moments of recognition worth saving and perhaps sharing.

Moments of Joy from often unexpected sources.

Glimpses of life gathered while visiting a friend at the VA hospital.

Memories from the small town where I grew up. Love it or not, it is part of me

Memories from the farm my family moved to when I was 4 years old.