The appearances of things change according to the emotions, and thus we see...– Kahlil Gibran (via justbesplendid)
my dogs chased an orange and black monarch butterfly around my back yard, two red birds were caught flirting in the trees, the sky lightly danced into it’s favorite blue dress for the day, and the bull frogs quietly surrendered their nightly arias. My family and I celebrated quietly with eyes filled with thanks, the mystery of such simple gifts unveiling themselves before our eyes and...
It’s your degree of faith, your belief in benevolent powers and events...– Mike Dooley
Instead of feeling like we need to control every situation or person, we can...– Daily OM, Surrender to the Universe (via walksinbeauty)
Be bolde, Be bolde, and everywhere, Be bold.– ~ Edmund Spenser, Faerie Queene.
Put yourself in a different room, that’s what the mind is for.– ~ Margaret Atwood
Leap and the net will appear.
Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do...– ~ Howard Thurman
Potential has a shelf life.– ~ Margaret Atwood (Cat’s Eye)
On the Subject of Dying...
I am writing a more positive thought than the headline suggests. It has been a constant theme in my life lately. I look at the many layers and I often say, “That we me…then.” That part has died, retreated, moved on. An act of rebirth. An act of survival and change and the ever flowing possibilities that go with that. I love the Emily Dickinson quote because it says so much with...
Dying is a wild night and a new road.– ~ Emily Dickinson
Remember remember, this is now, and now, and now. Live it, feel it, cling to it....– Plath (via walksinbeauty)
I’ve been mixing fresh peaches with yogurt, Squeezing fresh oranges and adding the juices to my ice. I’ve been picking out music, practicing the dance steps with my future husband. I’ve been painting small bits of glitter on invitations, embracing the sun shining on my open skin. I’ve been eyes glued to the sky, ears open to the sounds taking in the sparkle of the firecrackers and the call of the...
You are born an artist or you are not. And you stay an artist, dear, even if...– ~ Maria Callas
It takes guts to be gentle and kind– Morrissey (via vainbuthonest) (via tatianam)