Tag Archives: freedom

Finally Living Our Dream

We are finally living our dream. We’ve built a paradise in the woods where fresh clean air and cold well water refresh the body, where birdsong and beauty refresh the soul. We do not have to allow anyone or anything … Continue reading

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Lost Is Found

Sometimes when you lose your way, you find YOURSELF. ~Mandy Hale

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Becoming

“How does one become a butterfly?” she asked pensively. “You must want to fly so much that you are willing 
to give up being a caterpillar.” ~Trina Paulus

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Beauty

The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within –strength, courage, and dignity. ~Ruby Dee

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Siesta Time

Cool June morning morphs into hot dry afternoon, energy wilts like marguerites in window boxes. Work slows to full stop, hammocks fill, popsicles melt – it’s siesta time. ©2019 Sharron R. McMillan

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Grateful

“Some people grumble that roses have thorns; I am grateful that thorns have roses.” ~Alphonse Karr

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Love’s Transforming Power

If there is a secret to love’s transforming power, surely it must lie in its uncanny ability to call forth who we truly are. ~Richard Rohr

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Words of Wisdom

Neither a lender nor borrower be, only then are you truly free.  

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Middle Daughter’s Lovely Yard

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A Seed

  I was a seed searching for a place to root. Carried by turbulent winds to desolate soil I could have withered and dried. Transported by flighty fowl of feelings to distant shores, I may have drowned in oceans of … Continue reading

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Just Stop

Sit, breathe, listen to sounds you have not heard before. Don’t miss out on the beauty while always searching for more. Breathe wisdom from the silence, healing from the air learn to stop and learn to wait, when nothing more … Continue reading

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Fullness

Only Emptiness Is Prepared for Fullness ~Richard Rohr

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Mocha in the Raspberries

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Hope Full

I am without legs. I can not stand upon the pillar of cynicism that society pretends to worship. I am without arms. I can not hold together that which is determined to fly apart. I am hope and I dwell … Continue reading

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Labelled Boxes

Boxes… labelled boxes, Conservative, Liberal, American, Jew, Baptist, Aries, middle class, Irish, poet, rich, poor, white, green … we huddle together in the box we are most comfortable in because we are the same, we belong. It is comfortable and … Continue reading

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