"Spring will come and so will happiness. Hold on. Life will get warmer." Anita Krizzan During the dark, barren, cold days of Winter, we need to remember that around the corner is the bountiful and beautiful season of Spring.
"In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous." Aristotle The incredible beauty of the loon, with its lyrical, haunting calls and its ability to disappear like magic for a long time under water, is once again a testimony to the diverse and marvelous creatures that populate our earth.
“Sometimes when you’re overwhelmed by a situation—when you’re in the darkest of darkness—that’s when your priorities are reordered.” ~ Phoebe Snow We are now entering our second month of Coronavirus in the US, Week Three of our “shelter at home” […]
“The soul becomes dyed with the color of its thoughts.” ~Marcus Aurelius A poignant reminder from ancient Rome to fill our souls with colors and thoughts that bring us joy and light.
“be the moon and inspire people, even when you're far from full.” ― K. Tolnoe, Even in the darkest of times, we can reach deep inside for our own inner light to illuminate the way for ourselves and for others.
“So imagine that the lovely moon is playing just for you - everything makes music if you really want it to.” ― Giles Andreae A walk in the moonlight provides a gift of quiet time to reflect on the paths we are taking in this life journey, and helps us to rediscover the songs we wish to sing.
“Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.” ― Rabindranath Tagore Once the rain has passed, we can witness the beauty of the sky, with its shifting colors from purple clouds to a rainbow spanning the horizon. The earth seems fresh, vibrant and beautiful, with the sparkle of settled raindrops adding a shimmer to the land.
“The more complex the network is, the more complex its pattern of interconnections, the more resilient it will be.” – Fritjof Capra Being connected with others adds to our own personal strength a resilience to face any challenges in our life, but also provides a fellowship to celebrate our triumphs.