“Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.” Marcus Aurelius The final month of the year has all the makings for solitude and reflection. But rarely ever do we allow December to offer us the calm and peace it hopes to. Instead we start the engines because the… Continue reading Quiet….
Forgive, not because they deserve forgiveness, but because you deserve peace. ~Author Unknown For a moment think of how lonely you’d be on your life’s journey if you stayed mad at and held a grudge towards anyone who has ever hurt your feelings, disappointed you, made you angry or broke a promise…yes, indeed, wouldn’t we all be… Continue reading Forgiveness…
Really and truly there is something about September! The start of the school year always brought with it just as much joy for me as Christmas. Going back to school, being with friends, new pencils and crayons, new shoes and skirts. Everything new. A fresh start. New Years for me always felt like it was… Continue reading September
To live in this world you must be able to do three things: to love what is mortal, to hold it against your bones knowing your own life depends on it; and, when the time comes to let it go, to let it go. (Mary Oliver, American Poet 1935 – ) Truly, it is a blessing and… Continue reading a peaceful passage….
“If we keep everything in balance, we are in harmony with ourselves and we are at peace.” ~Native… Continue reading everything in balance…
The gift of walking on a quiet golf course before the players begin in the early morning is found in the tranquility. In the hope for the round ahead. Just as the rising sun and misty aura fills us with hope for a new day. Another chance. When you walk on a golf course in… Continue reading A Game for the Journey
“We don’t receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us or spare us.” Proust On April 15, 1920 my Aunt Nellie was born. And today is her 95th birthday — Happy Birthday!! Quite fitting that such an independent woman with a fiery spirit and belief… Continue reading Wisdom….a gift of the journey