Just a quick post to let you know that I haven't been sparking because my father was hospitalized for the past month ... Read more
A veterinarian technician has been arrested in connection with Courage's case. You may recall, this dog ate dirt and rocks to survive. At the bottom of the article, there's a very touching video of his recovery to date. He still is not out of... Read more
I haven't fallen off the face of the earth, and I'm not trying to ignore anyone who has been gratious enough to comment on my blog, page, activity feed or email me. I'm just extremely busy at work. Also, it's also a day after tax day and I hav... Read more
God So Loved the World
Received this in an email from Kathleen Sullivan --
A wealthy man and his son loved to collect rare works of art. They had everything in their collection from Picasso to Raphael. When the Vietnam conflict broke out, the son went to war. He ... Read more
Count your blessings
Somewhere in a lonely back yard, a young dog lived chained to a tree without food, water or attention.
He waited for that food, and when it didn't come, he ate dirt. Eventually the dog laid down and he didn't get up.
But still, he didn... Read more
Received in an email from Kathleen M. Sullivan --
During the waning years of the depression, Mr. Miller made his living growing and selling fruits and vegetables. One day while bagging some potatoes, a small boy, ragged but clean, hungrily ... Read more
In the midst of winter, I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer. --Albert Camus... Read more
Raiding the Refrigerator, but Still Asleep
and the comments are even more interesting:
What do you think? Excus... Read more
“…Eventually, I fall into and embrace life as it is. I stop pushing my precious life away, even when it’s full of suffering…This is who I am. This is who I’ve become on this journey. And always, always, as I embrace what is, small and large mira... Read more
"It is the closing of the heart far more than the closing of the mind that keeps folk from transformation and deepening."—Jean Houston
"To wholeheartedly rejoice in another's good can deliver us from the chains of competition. While polite ... Read more
The more we fall, the more we must get back up
Walt Disney was turned down 302 times before he got financing for his dream of creating the “Happiest Place on Earth.” Due to his persistence, millions and millions have experienced happiness!
or consider this:
Col... Read more
Received this in an email from Jon Walker today.
What does this mean?
God wants you to be you: You can relax knowing that being yourself is exactly what God wants of you. A pencil brings glory to God by being a pencil. But, if you ta... Read more
Be The Change
Narayanan Krishnan had been a young, award-winning chef bound for five-star hotel group. One day he saw a homeless man eating "his own human waste." That moment changed his life. He now serves 1.2 million meals to the homeless and destitute.
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Reminder to Self for Monday
Figure out activity feeds. Who, what, where, when and how! I know the why!
This site is simply amazing. One day, hopefully soon, I'll learn all the amazing things it has!
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"Change has a considerable psychological impact on the human mind. To the fearful it is threatening because it means that things may get worse. To the hopeful it is encouraging because things may get better. To the confident it is inspiring beca... Read more