“Follow a path. Don’t stray.” I journeyed night and day, Unable to break my gait, Mindful to rest nor wait. I ran, I skipped, I rushed then tripped. “Get up!” I heard. So I stood, I forged ahead. Faint breeze … Continue reading →
My friend, Promise not to give up so easily, It’s true that life is unpredictable, with people often iniquitous and unfair. Yet you need to learn to deal with it! This personal strife you are in, Only God knows the will … Continue reading →
As. you. are. Stronger than you know. More beautiful than you think. Worthier than you believe. More loved than you can ever imagine. Passionate about making a difference. Fiery when protecting those you love. Learning. Growing. Not alone. Warm. Giving. Generous. Quirky. Sexy. Funny. Smart. Flawed. Whole. Scared. Brave. And so, so, so.much.more.
Where do you draw courage, When in the midst of drifters? Do you shy than encourage, Than seek a friend from this strangers? Do you ever stop and glance, To find a face you like? Or do you happen to chance, A smile that surely strikes? Somehow I did – and boy I saw, Your friendly face and smile, That there hint no such flaw, Only gentleness not guile. A smile that surely shows, Its power to touch a heart. Though little else you know, I thank you from the start, A moment to remember by – When you smiled.
Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue. - Buddha