When it comes to being happy…this opinion I must express…
We tend to search for magic moments…to ensure our happiness.
But if we're lucky we find moments…moments in a day... more »
THE SHADOWS LEFT BEHIND.
Time is like a cloud that passes quickly overhead
but if we're lucky we will find…... more »
When I was young and innocent…while life was still brand knew
as it is with children….my dreams were young and innocent too…
They were straightforward, unsophisticated and simple... more »
People often ask the old woman how she's able to embrace
a world where troubles surround her with a smile on her face.
"I once thought I was a unique individual, " the old woman smiles,... more »
Remember as a child…when it was raining and you sat by your window pane….
knowing you could't stop the raindrops…you quietly watched the rain?
As you sat watching raindrops cascading from the sky... more »
She noticed the old man in the park…she saw him ever day
He's always there at the same time she brings her child to the park to play.
Today she sat down next to him as she watched her child play... more »
In a way we're all like prospectors panning through the river of life
for each day, as we grow old…
we search for little bits of happiness…
our own little nuggets of gold.... more »
Our lives will have their share of joy and happiness
with a sprinkling of sorrow and pain
They will see their share of sunshine.
They will see their share of rain.... more »
Why do I tell you ‘I love You' so often?
Why from my lips do those words continue to flow?
Why do I keep repeating…
something you already know?... more »
I have this exercise I do…it's an exercise in my mind…
I do it whenever I feel I'm losing may ability to be kind.
I simply look around me from the ground to the sky above... more »
When is a bookstore not a bookstore…certainly we have books galore…
but I think that sometimes it all depends on who comes in the store.
Some people come in for the air-conditioning…some to get ...... more »
He learned this from his Grandma…a woman with wisdom, grace and style.
When she felt someone needed one…she would send them out a smile.
His Grandma thought a smile glowed…it was like turning on a...... more »
I often wonder why the same nurturing from the Earth
that allows the flower to grow so beautifully from the seed…
that same sunshine
that same rain…... more »
We were finishing up our morning walk when there beneath our feet
we saw a snail on the sidewalk…getting up the nerve to cross the street.
As I looked down from up above I felt somewhat conflicted... more »
There was a time when we were children
when we loved everyone…indiscriminately…
when we were pouring the foundation
of who we, one day, hoped to be.... more »
I'd like to take a minute and talk about growing old…It's something many people do…
and if you're lucky in this life…you'll, one day, grow old too.
Some say getting old is hard and they don't ...... more »
We call ourselves the United States of America but that name seems a bit short-sighted
Yes, it's true, we are made up of 50 states…but we are anything but united.
It seems we can't agree on ...... more »
It is a story for the ages that generations will long repeat
for when it comes to these two lovers…it was their destiny to meet.
Two ordinary people…nothing more and nothing less.... more »
Have you noticed when we give our love to someone it doesn't take long to find
that with the joy and happiness that accompany love…worry is never far behind.
Worry attaches itself to us as parents...... more »
I am an octopus and I'm unhappy with how you humans think you're so great.
You might say I have a bone to pick with you…... more »
When it comes to politics, as in nature…as in life…we would be a fool
to think every question has a simple answer…
to think here are no exceptions to a rule.... more »
I took a moment visit my God today…
I don't usually do this…but I got down on my knees to pray.
I wanted to ask him…or her…... more »
When I was young I didn't quite understand my shoulders,
"Shoulders! " I would scoff.
"Why they're just here to help hold up my head
and to keep my shirts from falling off".... more »
A father loved to take his children and sit under what he called their imagination tree.
There he would ask: if you could imagine yourself as something else what would that something else be? ...... more »
They met on the beach as children…too young to comprehend
the difference in their colors…and they soon became two friends.
Two lives they happily shared…two lives easily aligned... more »
When I look back on this year,2020, a year that has been insane
I'll remember all the heartache…I'll remember all the pain.
I'll remember a country that, if not careful, is sealing its own fate... more »
"You'll never have to worry." he whispered.
"Anytime…day or night
if you are feeling sad or lonely…I will hold you tight."... more »
I do not attend church but I do believe in God…
like many she's a God I cannot see
and I am often quite amazed and awed at the signs she sends to me.... more »
When you meet another person and your lives are intertwined
you don't think much about the memories that person will leave behind…
You're too busy enjoying this roller coaster of life you're ...... more »
When I was young I couldn't wait to go outside and play
when school was not in session on Christopher Columbus Day.
We were taught all the stories…how he sailed the ocean blue... more »
They've spent so much time at home…many a night and day
No traveling, no restaurants…from the experts guidelines they do not stray.
Since they could not physically journey…no traveling to or fro... more »
I once dreamed of being a carpenter…but I don't want to be a carpenter anymore…
Who knew there is only one right way that you can hang a door!
I dreamed of being an electrician but from that ...... more »
I walk the same route every morning…from this path I do not stray
because I have so many friends to greet whom I've met along the way.
There are the trees that tower to the sky…many, I'm sure, ...... more »
To anyone feeling the pain of injustice…
To anyone whom that injustice has eternally scarred….
Here's a little reminder…of how wonderful
how extraordinary... more »
He thought he knew where love originated…
where in the body it lies
He was sure it was in the heart…
until he looked into her eyes.... more »
There is another pandemic raging across the land…
one…to which we all are prone.
It's called hatred and it has but one symptom…to turn our hearts to stone.... more »
When we toss a stone into a quiet lake…
we watch perfect circles flow
spreading out from that one act…
we see them grow...... more »
All my life I've loved to draw…the many people and things in front of me.
The only problem is the things I draw…don't always look like what I see.
It seems it should be easy which is why I do not ...... more »
There are many reasons I love my morning walks…many ways I find to be enthralled
but sometimes the best moments…are when I do not walk at all.
Today as I began my walk…in the street I quietly ...... more »
The following words are not written to disparages cats or birds or frogs
or any other animal for that matter…it's just, in my opinion…
there's something about a dog!
To start with…and this can't be a coincidence…
I mean don't you find it odd
that when you read the letters of dog backward it spells out the word god.
It doesn't matter what faith you are, in what place of worship you sit
or if you don't believe in a god at all…it's a little curious…
you have to admit.
Dogs are innocent, they are loyal, they get excited over the littlest treat.
They are ...
It’s funny with all the technology available to which we have access
Unless it is our fingers and hands we exercise less and less.
But I have found the exception to this technological repercussion
That I gladly enter now into the exercise discussion.
I truly love the IPAD it has made life much better than before
But Deborah’s love borders on obsession …yes she’s and IPAD whore.