Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.


    ONEKIDSMOM   130,692
SparkPoints
100,000-149,999 SparkPoints
 
 

Wow... "Kaseycoff is"...


Saturday, June 12, 2010

Apologies for publicizing your name, Kasey, but seriously, you posted a status today that blew my socks off. It was just the one word, "is". I commented back on your status, but do you have any clue how profound that one word "is" is?

Is is the first person, present tense of the verb "to be". And is that not the very essence of life? The statements "I am", "you are", "he is", "she is" are usually followed by modifiers of one form or another. And most of us fill in our status that way, too.

"____ is getting ready to run"
"_____ is tired"
"_____ is fired up"

But the most important part of that statement is that we ARE! Spark is here to help us stay that way.

Thanks for the great reminder, Kasey! Life is good!

OneKidsMom... i.e. Barb... IS, today! I am. And, I am grateful.

SHARE

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
KALIGIRL 6/12/2010 4:55PM

    We ARE !

Report Inappropriate Comment
SHAWWB 6/12/2010 12:00PM

    Wow, I'm impressed that such a small word can bring so many thoughts and inspire thoughts in myself as well. Thanks for the blog and for making me think!

Report Inappropriate Comment
SROUS1340 6/12/2010 11:19AM

    You are absolutely right Barb, just being "is" something to celebrate! Sometimes we lose that in the "doing" of it all!

Report Inappropriate Comment
LJCANNON 6/12/2010 10:15AM

    What a wonderful way to go through Life. For such a little word, 'Is' is very powerful when you stop to think about it.

emoticon Thanks to Barb for calling our attention to this, and to Kasey for just BEING "Kasey"

Report Inappropriate Comment
APRILLSCOTT 6/12/2010 10:02AM

    Barb,
Kasey "IS" just that way always "Inspiring!" A little crazy at times but always "Inspiring!" that's her gift! emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
SUNNY332 6/12/2010 9:10AM

    I know how it "is".

Have a inspired day.

Sunny

Report Inappropriate Comment
CONCHA77 6/12/2010 7:46AM

    My grandma use to say, all the time, "I is what I is" and she lived her life that way. Not a bad way of looking at things, I don't think. She was very happy in her "own skin" and she was a terrific inspiration to me.
Have a great day,







>


Report Inappropriate Comment
KASEYCOFF 6/12/2010 7:24AM

    I love it that 'is' sparked your thoughts, Barb. I is very glad to have inspired you! emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment

Add Your Comment to the Blog Post


Log in to post a comment.