Tag Archives: Life

All I Need and More

How can I be lonely –there’s the woodscrowding aroundlistening to my sighs. Why should I feel empty-there are the birdsfilling the woodswith song. When will I be home –there’s another corneran un-trodden pathbeckoning my feet. Where could I be happier … Continue reading

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Perspective Of Bubbles

All things in our universe,from our perspective,are to scale. We examine minutely the make up of life.Bugs, flowers, atoms, genes –smaller and smaller we search for that which will explain our existence. But what if we are looking in the … Continue reading

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Once Upon A Time

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Oysters Growing on an Anchor Chain

As fast as each opportunity presents itself, use it! No matter how tiny an opportunity it may be, use it!~ Robert Collier

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Moss Monster

“One gram of moss from the forest floor, a piece about the size of a muffin, would harbour 150,000 protozoa, 132,000 tardigrades, 3,000 springtails, 800 rotifers, 500 nematodes, 400 mites, and 200 fly larvae. These numbers tell us something about … Continue reading

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Reflective Moods These Days

Reflections so clearit’s hard to discernwhich is the linetangible becomesintangible.Sort of like lifeat times. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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It’s OK To Be Blue For A Day Or Two

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No One Wins A War

In war, whichever side may call itself the victor, there are no winners, but all are losers. ~ Joseph Chamberlain

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Brighten The Corner Where You Are

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Live Courageously

Life expands or contracts in direct proportion to one’s courage. ~Anais Nin

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Authenticity

It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for something you are not. ~Andre Gide

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Hermits

The difference between hermits and anyone else who isn’t is simply this: hermits use their multi-sensorial and cognitive experience to interpret ordinary life as extraordinary. Hermits choose to live without any need for racing through life or meeting expectations of … Continue reading

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Be Curious

If life gets boring, make something up. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the … Continue reading

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Vistas

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Fall Back

Fall Back Fall back to golden chilly daysto crackling fireand morning haze,woollen socks to warm our toes,curled up in our mohair throws.Back to winter’s basic norm,splitting wood and keeping warm. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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