I’m not the best with waiting. I was the child that wanted to peek at the gifts before Christmas and the one who hated to have to wait for report cards to be issued. I’ve always been more of a “right now” kind of a girl. Continue reading Waiting
Every autumn I think of a quote, whose origin I have yet to discover, that simply states: The trees are about to show us how lovely it is to let dead things go. This year more than ever before I think the wisdom of this sentiment rings true in ways I have only just begun … Continue reading Soft Rebellion and the Lovely Dead
Remember how I’m always saying that what you need to hear will come to you when you need it? Yeah. That happened. Eclipsed Words By Aishwarya Shah “And this, too, shall pass.” This is a proverb indicating that all material conditions, positive or negative, are temporary and time solves all problems. I once read that … Continue reading Reblog: This Too Shall Pass
I’m pretty sure there were snow showers after I was admitted to the hospital in April and we’ve already had snow this fall. The trees were bare when I went in and they’re almost bare again.
That’s a long time to do a whole lot of nothing, especially for an otherwise active soul.
Continue reading Climbing the Walls
This morning I awoke to a delightfully icy house, requiring me to turn on the heat and start the fire to take the chill out of the air, while wet and heavy early winter snow was falling steadily on the trees outside my window. Trees that had only touches of autumn yesterday today are now … Continue reading Snow Day Perfection
Yesterday morning I read an article about an autistic young woman who gave up disability payments in order to get a job at a grocery and within months was the manager of the dairy department. It was quite a nice little story but I didn’t find it as surprising as so many others had that … Continue reading Living Beyond Limitations
Isn’t it amazing how people, ideas, inspirations, and things come back from your past to you when you least expect them to but somehow always exactly when you need them? Feeling tired from and somewhat discouraged about a great many things, including the last surgery, this video (which I had not seen before today) appeared … Continue reading Beauty in Brokenness