Monthly Archives: March 2015
Progress does not spring from a myriad of actions. It is not helpful to swing from one extreme to another. You will only exhaust your energy and accomplish nothing. Trust that everything is possible. You cannot see oxygen yet you take each breath without hesitation or scrutiny. A beautiful garden has weeds; yet no one destroys the garden to rid the world of weeds.
Live with peace in our heart, contentment on your mind and undertake each step with kindness as a goal. Hopealley
Admire and model yourself after the whale. Remain warm amongst ice. Live in the world without belonging to it. Stay cool in the heat at the equator. Retain in all seasons the nature of your soul. ~ Herman Melville, Moby-Dick. Continue reading
You never gave up on one of us.
You stuck around and made the impossible work.
You sacrificed a lot in order for us to grow.
You gave up what you wanted when someone else needed it more.
You worked hard and struggled to overcome many childhood loses.
You taught us to appreciate classical music, the stars and literature alike.
You encouraged us to keep trying even when failure seemed assured.
You had courage to choose love and a mate that respected you so.
You cared for many and relished the moments that you shared.
You had flaws and impulsive snaps like us all.
But you were a wonderful mother and we miss you dearly!