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Poetry

December 2, 2019

‘A picture is a poem without words.’ Horace

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Hecticity

November 26, 2019

John Mark Comer has written a terrific book entitled The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry. He encourages daily retreats from our device driven world so that, ‘our souls can catch up with our body.’

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Twinkle toes

November 23, 2019

‘Life is just one grand, sweet, song…so start the music.’ Ronald Reagan

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Compassion

November 21, 2019

‘Pets have more love and compassion in them than most humans.’ Robert Wagner

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Hope

November 21, 2019

‘The capacity for hope is the most significant fact of life. It provides human beings with a sense of destination and the energy to get started.’ Norman Cousins

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Rest

November 6, 2019

‘Come to Me all who are weary and burdened and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28

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Essentials

November 6, 2019

‘Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul…one cannot live in health without them.’ Mahalia Jackson

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Amazed

November 3, 2019

‘When it’s over, I want to say:  all my life I was a bride married to amazement. I was the bridegroom taking the world into my arms.’   Mary Oliver

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Vision

October 20, 2019

‘Don’t be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams.’   Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Kindness

October 13, 2019

‘I have never heard anything about the resolutions of the apostles, but a good deal about their acts.’ Og Mandino

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Friends

September 27, 2019

‘A true friend has your back and their heart beats in tune with yours. Surely, they are one of heaven’s greatest gifts.’

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Acceptance

September 26, 2019

‘You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself.’ Ethel Barrymore

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Food for thought

September 15, 2019

‘Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.’ Helen Keller

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Creativity

July 26, 2019

Oftentimes humor is the best way to convey your message.

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Patience

July 26, 2019

‘God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change… Courage to change the things that I can…. and wisdom to know the difference.’ Reinhold Niebauer

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Acceptance

July 20, 2019

‘The way in which a man accepts his fate and all the suffering it entails, the way he takes up his cross, gives him ample opportunity __even under the most difficult circumstances __to add a deeper meaning to his life.’ Viktor Frankl

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One heart

July 20, 2019

‘Love itself is what is left over when being in love has burned away, and this is both an art and a fortunate accident. Your mother and I had it, we had roots that grew towards each other underground, and when all the pretty blossoms had fallen from our branches we found that we were […]

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Inquisitiveness

July 16, 2019

‘The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.’ Dorothy Parker

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Wisdom

July 14, 2019

‘Do you think the elderly have a corner on wisdom…that you have to grow old before you understand life”   The book of Job from The Message Bible

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Job One

July 3, 2019

‘The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.’ Michel de Montaigne