Tag Archives: Peace

Stay Strong

Stay strong, stay positive, and never give up. ~Roy Bennett Advertisements

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Just Being Happy

Happily ever after was a fairy tale I so much wanted to live in. But now  happy is in spite of what I don’t like, overlooking what I can’t change, making do with what I have, not hoping for more. … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Prayer

Thank you for this very special place you gave us over 40 years ago.  And thank you for protecting and preserving it. In spite of our wanderlust and mistakes, loggers and well-meaning friends we are still here where you placed … Continue reading

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Bless You

Blessing includes compassion, kindness, appreciating, honoring, non-harming, warmth, cherishing, and love; you can see I’m using this word broadly. It’s leaning toward pain rather than away, helping rather than harming, giving rather than withholding, opening and extending rather than closing … Continue reading

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Why

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how. ~Friedrich Nietzsche

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Solitude

Solitude removes bitterness and resentment.

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A Home In The Woods

Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life.       ~ Rachel Carson

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Inner Peace

Fuge tace et quiesce – Live in solitude, silence and inner peace.

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Decide to be Happy

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.” ~Hugh Downs

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From My Serene Spot In The Woods

I send out love to my world healing for those we have wronged, peace for those who know only war and hate, strength for those who are weak and restitution for those who have lost all they valued. Lord help … Continue reading

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Time To Sit and Stare

I have the fire going and all I can do is sit and stare out my window at the beautiful world I’m living in. The sun spotlights fern fronds reaching through the snow, diamonds glistening on their tips and strewn … Continue reading

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Cover Me

Cold, white snow cover me, in a blanket of purity with flakes of truth that are unique. Cover me so that I may rest untroubled beneath your softness, dormant, safe, undisturbed. I know spring will come and I will burst … Continue reading

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Peace Amidst the Fury and Pain

A gust of wind shakes diamond dust here and then over there. I’m surrounded with beautiful gems no one else owns or even sees. Such beauty, such peace in a world wracked with such fury and pain. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Snow Duvet

I love the muffled quiet of snow all around me, like nestling under a down duvet. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Thoughts on Community Living

Criticism and judgment disconnect us, while positive solution thinking keep us working and living together creatively. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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