Five Minute Friday | Change

change

I’m linking in to Kate Motaung’s Five Minute Friday today. The prompt is : change. Once I dreamed of change Of turning the world upside down I was prepared to give it my all I wanted to work to bring change Change that lasts And peace that passes all understanding. I spent years, months, and […]

Not My Circus Not My Monkeys

not my circus not my monkeys

An old Polish proverb goes: Not my circus, not my monkeys! That’s now a chant I keep repeating to myself. Let me explain why. I’m by nature, what you might call a drama-magnet. No, that’s quite different from a drama queen, thank you very much! So what’s a drama-magnet? I have, until recently, constantly been […]

What Good Is Gratitude?

what good is gratitude

If you’ve ever wondered what good is gratitude, take a look at this: Source of infographic – John Templeton Foundation. You can download the infographic here.   After getting this information, one has to wonder why not be grateful? You have everything to gain and nothing to lose. Today, I’m Linking in to Laurel Regan’s post, […]

Five Minute Friday | Tell

speak your truth

Today I’m linking in to Five Minute Friday hosted by Kate Motaung. This was written in 5 minutes. Tell. That’s what she heard And she acted There was no time to waste. Tell. The word was not a request It was not an order either It was an urging. Tell. So she began to tell […]

Beautifully Imperfect

beautifully imperfect

Have you watched this video before? It’s called ‘Beautifully Imperfect’ and if you haven’t watched it, please do so now. It’s funny and so wise.   To the people who love you, you are beautiful already. This is not because they’re blind to your shortcomings but because they so clearly see your soul. Your shortcomings […]

Grateful And Blessed

grateful and blessed

Grateful and blessed beyond measure – that’s me! Today I will focus on all that I’m grateful for in the past week, but before that, I’d like to share with you one of Henri Nouwen’s experiences. As you might have figured out, if you’re a regular reader, he is one of my heroes. There is one […]