How do you open a present? Do you rip the paper off, revealing its contents in a nanosecond? Or do you carefully remove each piece of tape and unwrap the paper (immediately folding it of course) to reveal the gift several minutes after the giver has lost patience? What about practical jokes? Do you like […]
“The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, or not to anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.” ~Buddha Every moment, our thoughts want to take us backwards into the past or forward into the future. […]
What have I learned today you asked, will it is that you cannot rely on anybody except yourself to make your future secure. In life you have to make sure you have your savings, you cannot rely on kids to take care of you later on in life. Get your house while your young, you […]
I tried to look my best that day,
but it was all falling apart
Maybe it needed a different place, another time
for a brand new start.
The mind tried to cajole me,
but the psyche begged to differ.
What astonished me a great extent was,
it was still willing to suffer.
Fragments of memories rushed through in a haze,
struggle was to not get lost in the maze.
Every morning, I wake up with these memories stalking me,
trying to search for hope
because the evening often derides me.
And then the odd hum of nature penetrates through the ears…
It’s rich melody determined to inspire,
making me realise that there’s much more to desire.
Hope, dreams, gladness, peace
re-affirming the belief that time heals.
And though much of the heart’s made of glass,
like everything else,
THIS TOO SHALL PASS.
Why do we always think of the what if? Why can’t we just take a minute and say thank you, for now, this minute? As you all know by now, I spend a lot of time on my own. Sometimes it is not all fun and games, but right now as I sit here having lunch, […]