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Transformation has little to do with intelligence, willpower, or perfection. It has everything to do with honest humility, willingness, and surrender. ~Richard Rohr
She, In the dark, Found light Brighter than many ever see. She, Within herself, Found loveliness, Through the soul’s own mastery. And now the world receives From her dower: The message of the strength Of inner power. ~Langston Hughes “Helen … Continue reading
If there is light in the soul, There will be beauty in the person. If there is beauty in the person, There will be harmony in the house. If there is harmony in the house, There will be order in … Continue reading
Winter is on it’s way. . . Evergreens wait patiently for cold weather, their trendy green tips accenting darker winter wardrobes. Maples, finding nothing new to wear, choose to spend winter naked rather than wear the same thing two years … Continue reading
Mushrooms are popping up everywhere throughout the woods.
One who is noisy in the wood, scares away mushrooms. ~Russian proverb
We create them, our own little worlds where we think we are the same, we have a label, we have a name. We are the wise, who know what is best for all those others not part of our quest. … Continue reading
Naked and cold she shivers in the November wind hoping to shed the last tenacious leaves and finally go dormant until Spring. ©2019 Sharron R. McMillan
Eating like little pigs and growing like weeds
The war to end all wars didn’t. Still wars tear people and countries apart. Why are we so slow to learn how to get along, how to share and take care of the beautiful world we’ve inherited. It’s not about … Continue reading
Fallen cedar tree reborn into beautiful cedar posts that will hold our new French Doors.
The universe is a single reality— one long sweeping spectacular process of interconnected events. The universe is not a place where evolution happens; it is evolution happening. It is not a stage on which dramas unfold; it is the unfolding … Continue reading
We all grow up with the weight of history on us. Our ancestors dwell in the attics of our brains as they do in the spiralling chains of knowledge hidden in every cell of our bodies. ~Shirley Abbott