Tag Archives: thoughts

Prayer

Prayer is sitting in the silence until it silences us, choosing gratitude until we are grateful, and praising God until we ourselves are an act of praise. ~Richard Rohr

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The Edge of the Sea

The edge of the sea is a strange and beautiful place. ~Rachel Carson

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Obviously

The obvious is that which is never seen until someone expresses it simply. ~Kahlil Gibran    

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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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Truth

We do not handle truth, truth handles us. ~Charles Swindoll

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Lost Is Found

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

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Home

Take the time to come home to yourself every day. ~Robin Casarjean

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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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Sun On Bay Laurel

Bay Laurel (Sweet Bay) Laurus nobilis Aromatic evergreen tree or large shrub. Leaves hold the fragrance of victors and poets. Use to flavour rice puddings, custard sauce and medicine. An ingredient in bouquet garni with parsley and thyme. Antiseptic, analgesic, … Continue reading

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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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Enough

There are two ways to get enough. One is to continue to accumulate more and more. The other is to desire less. ~G. K. Chesterson

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Reflections

Religions  are reflections of only a few of the rays of Truth. All of it is true – but none of it is All the truth. Man has moulded light, formed it into shapes, cast in gold but no particular … Continue reading

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Contemplation

“Contemplation is any way one has of penetrating illusion and touching reality.” ~Parker Palmer “On the Brink of Everything”

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Solar Powered

Blooms in the sun but curls up and sleeps in the shade.  Sort of like me.

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