Tag Archives: anger

Dealing With Controversy

A wise man has well reminded us that in any controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for truth, and have begun striving for ourselves. ~ Thomas Carlyle

Posted in Living Simply, Simplicity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Anger

Anger is an honest and dignified emotion. Tired four-letter words simply debase it.

Posted in Living Simply, Simplicity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bully

Little Johnny Macnamare was playing out-of-doors having fun with trucks and things, a child much like yours. Then out came Susie Johnson sucking candy on a stick, it looked so good that Johnny asked her for a lick. “No, this … Continue reading

Posted in Living Simply, Simplicity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Imperfect Afghan

You wanted me to be perfect. I never made it, but I have learned to accept my imperfections. I don’t unravel the whole thing, start again, as you would have done when what I set out to do is less … Continue reading

Posted in Living Simply, Simplicity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment