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September 2013 - Posts

Like the seeds dreaming beneath the snow your heart dreams of spring. Kahlil Gibran (1883 - 1931) “I have a strip of dirt about 1 foot wide by 13 feet long between my house and the walkway to the front of the house. Back in the spring after the tulips, Read More
If you're going through hell, keep going. ~Winston Churchill We have no right to ask when sorrow comes, "Why did this happen to me?" unless we ask the same question for every moment of happiness that comes our way. ~Author Unknown The two people were Read More
Is not this a true autumn day? Just the still melancholy that I love — that makes life and nature harmonize. The birds are consulting about their migrations, the trees are putting on the hectic or the pallid hues of decay, and begin to strew the ground, Read More
What this world needs is a new kind of army - the army of the kind. ~Cleveland Amory Walking into the post office, the line was rather long. Heart sinking, we settled in for a wait. The air was tense, everyone in this line was in a hurry too. The Read More
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul. Read More
I held a moment in my hand, brilliant as a star, fragile as a flower, a tiny sliver of one hour. I dripped it carelessly, Ah! I didn't know, I held opportunity. ~Hazel Lee The steel cut oatmeal simmers on the stove. As we wait, the smell of cooked Read More
There are exactly as many special occasions in life as we choose to celebrate. ~Robert Brault Dancing in the moonlight, under the crisp fall sky, billions of stars twinkle to celebrate life. This is the upcoming season moving toward important events, Read More
A lie will easily get you out of a scrape, and yet, strangely and beautifully, rapture possesses you when you have taken the scrape and left out the lie. ~Charles Edward Montague, Disenchantment The small face lit up with joy as the young girl Read More
We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey. ~Kenji Miyazawa Memory is a way of holding onto the things you love, the things you are, the things you never want to lose. ~From the television show The Wonder Years There is a bright Read More
On a windswept hill by a billowing sea, my destiny sits and waits for me. ~Robert Brault, Failure and success seem to have been allotted to men by their stars. But they retain the power of wriggling, of fighting with their star or against Read More
The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift. ~Albert Einstein The woman tried to logic out his mindset, why, how he was taking the actions Read More
The world is full of people whose notion of a satisfactory future is, in fact, a return to the idealized past.  ~Robertson Davies The glorious days of the old wild west, where we rode horses, shot guns, drank beer in the tavern down the corner of Read More
Ideals are like stars; you will not succeed in touching them with your hands.  But like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them you will reach your destiny.  ~Carl Schurz, address, Faneuil Read More
“If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change. Buddha The tiniest flower seed is the orchid seed. She is so small that we can easily lose her in the greenhouse floor. Yet we can’t find her, which helps protect Read More
Nature cannot be tricked or cheated.  She will give up to you the object of your struggles only after you have paid her price. ~Napoleon Hill The tribal wise woman handed over her precious beads to the wise man.  Ready to sacrifice the most Read More
I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.  ~Pablo Picasso Why not go out on a limb?  Isn't that where the fruit is?  ~Frank Scully I can’t.  The young toddler often says that especially when Read More
What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.  ~Antoine de Saint-Exupery The manner of the woman was dry, brisk.  Her words were few.  When she did speak, my seeker’s tone had a sharp clip to it.  She felt,  Read More
It will never be possible by pure reason to arrive at some absolute truth.  ~Werner Heisenberg, Physics and Philosophy Truth is rarely writ in ink; it lives in nature.  ~Martin H. Fischer The internet pictures showed the scene.  The couple,  Read More
When words leave off, music begins.  ~Heinrich Heine This early in the morning, the world is quiet.  Everyone is still silently asleep or being quiet for the ones who are trying to catch a few snoozes in the last minutes of dark.   Read More
In diving to the bottom of pleasure we bring up more gravel than pearls.  ~Honore de Balzac Diving to the depths of 40-125 ft in the murky ocean waters, the pearl hunters dig the pearl oysters out of the gravel.   Prying open the oysters Read More
Every time you don't follow your inner guidance, you feel a loss of energy, loss of power, a sense of spiritual deadness.  ~Shakti Gawain She saw something in him that others never could see.  She loved him with all her heart, soul, while others Read More
Hey, I've got nothing to do today but smile.  ~Paul Simon, "Only Living Boy in New York" Today is a hectic day around here.  At 9 am, we’ve already called lawyers, social security, doctor’s, went for 2 mile walk, meditated, said affirmations, Read More
The future is always beginning now.  ~Mark Strand, Reasons for Moving The early morning sun is rising right now.  Father Sol peeps over the horizon in a blaze of red, yellow, orange streaking across the sky in a blaze of light.  Lady moon Read More
There are no facts, only interpretations.  ~Friedrich Nietzsch The couple in the picture looked so happy.  Arms around each other, smiling into the camera, the appearance of this couple posted on the social media network made everyone believe Read More
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.  ~Walt Disney The realist sees reality as concrete.  The optimist sees reality as clay.  ~Robert Brault,  A potter’s Read More
...the powerful play goes on, and you will contribute a verse.  ~Walt Whitman, "O Me! O Life!", Leaves of Grass The grass has dew drops sparkling on it this morning.  A little crisp cool the fall weather starts here in September.   The Read More
We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom.  ~Dwight D. Eisenhower The day is sunny, cool.  Peaceful noises such a whip poor will calling, the trees rustling in the breeze, thankfully a breeze to cool the dog days hot of August Read More
“We should never give up “- Diane Nyad ( historic athlete this am ) There are some who will say I lost the war.  Over the last 2 years, I lost every battle for sure.  This strong willed silver fox fought me tooth and nail every day.  Read More
Keep your flame lit, and you will never feel darkness. ~J. Parker The days have grown long in the midst of the troubles.  We feel that nothing can bring the light back in.  Yet we often forget that we have a flame, a fire burning bright in Read More
I personally believe we developed language because of our deep inner need to complain.  ~Jane Wagner      Instead of complaining that the rosebush is full of thorns, be happy that the thorn bush has roses.  ~Proverb Read More