One Life On This Earth

one life on this earth

“One life on this earth is all that we get, whether it is enough or not enough, and the obvious conclusion would seem to be that at the very least we are fools if we do not live it as fully and bravely and beautifully as we can.” ~ Frederick Buechner One Life On This […]

Birds Of Paradise

Birds of Paradise

I could not but share this here. I was compelled to. Be prepared for the Birds of Paradise The Birds of Paradise – 39 species of birds found only in the wilderness of New Guinea. Beauty like you’ve never seen before, made possible by over a decace of work by Ed Scholes, a Cornell Lab scientist […]

25 Motivational Jim Rohn Quotes

jim rohn quotes

Emanuel James “Jim” Rohn (September 17, 1930 – December 5, 2009) was an American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker. His rags to riches story played a large part in his work, which influenced others in the personal development industry. ~ via Wikipedia On Jim Rohn’s birthday anniversary, I thought it was appropriate to share some […]

The Shehechiyanu

The Shehechiyanu

As I thought of writing my gratitude post today in response to Laurel Regan’s Gratitude List Linkup #46, I remembered reading about the Jewish practice called Shehechiyanu (pronounced sh-heh-hi-yah-nu) : saying a blessing for new and special experiences. The Shehechiyanu is a Jewish blessing that thanks God for sustaining our lives so that we could […]

Live And Let Live #MicroblogMondays

live and let live

Something came up in my Facebook timeline today that got writing this. It was a video of a Muslim Imam talking about why he had converted to Catholicism. There was a time when I might have been excited about this because I’m Catholic too. But now, I don’t really care. I’m sure the man had his […]

A Diet Of Words

a diet of words

Today I’m linking in to Write Tribe’s 100 Words on Saturday prompt – choosing one of the writing quotes in the post and using that as a prompt. Just write every day of your life. Read intensely. Then see what happens. Most of my friends who are put on that diet have very pleasant careers. […]