Tag Archives: Life

Dream, Dream, Dream

The permanent temptation of life is to confuse dreams with reality. The permanent defeat of life comes when dreams are surrendered to reality. ~James A. Michener

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Waves of Emotion

Small splash of fearretreats quickly. Gentle movement soothes the moment,then swoosh, a wave hits,overwhelming stabilityand reason. Tears splash everyone in it’s wakeuntil all are saturatedwith the depth of her pain as the boatpulls awayfrom the dock. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Life Can Be Made Stronger Than Death

LifeCan be made strongerThan deathIf man learnscarefully and unmistakablyThe language of love.~ Sri Chinmoy

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There Is Life Without Facebook

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Hope

Hope springs eternal in the human breast. ~Alexander Pope

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Lingering In The Sunset

Night air is moving in,cool, salted slightlybut still we lingerwatching the skychange into it’s night attire,pink, purple, golden. Waves lap at the floating dock,men throw crab traps into the water,hope mixed with beauty and seagull songs. A jet scrapes a … Continue reading

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Simpler and Narrower Way

A quiet narrow trail is still the better path to take. Fewer people choose that way, but those who do know where they are going. no need for flashy lights gaudy signs to tell them how to get there. Diversions … Continue reading

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Survival

You don’t get over it. You move past it. You move through it. You lose yourself to find it, and when found, it’s yours and no longer theirs. ~ Dominic Riccitello

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Past, Present and Future

The past is your lesson. The present is your gift. The future is your motivation.

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Live a Happy Life

If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or objects. – Albert Einstein

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Sun On Maple Leaves

A tree is beautiful, but what’s more, it has a right to life; like water, the sun and the stars,it is essential. Life on earth is inconceivable without trees. Forests create climate, climate influences peoples’ character, and so on and … Continue reading

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Be Happy

If you would be happy for a week, take a wife:If you would be happy for a month, kill your pig; But if you would be happy all your life, plant a garden. ~ Chinese proverb

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Shattered

Children, childhood, future, lifeShattered,Scatteredwithout a trace. Now uncoveredfrom their secret place,truth be told,each had a face. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Choices

“If you are given two choices in life, always take the most adventurous”Dr. Wilfred Grenfel

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It Is Spring

Tears from heaven wash the trees, they’re blow-dried in a cooling breeze, while chickadees and sparrows sing telling all the world, “it’s spring” Once more the woods are painted bright, the day goes on for half the night, Mother Nature … Continue reading

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