I am meloncholy and introspective. I continue to ponder the meaning of the way we die……
“Take time to cherish the moments of gentle quiet intimacy when your loved one is asleep……..These are tender moments that you will (always cherish). Taken from the small gem Easing the Hurt Remember a smile, remember, hold precious to your heart times of silence and peace, moments of full out laughter…….
“If your ship doesn’t come in, swim out to it!’ Jonathan Winters……I love it! Yes!! Take responsibility. Take action. Take charge of your life and the outcome of your life….
“And now here is my secret, a very simply secret: it is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.” Antoine de Saint Exupery
Give someone precious a hug. Life is way too short.
Regrets are sad. Repair them while you can. Or, another name for what I am sharing today could just as easily be: It is time to let go of fear and welcome hope and love. A third possible title for this essay could be: In Memory of a Gifted Spiritual Healer Who Is Deeply Missed by Many, Myself Included………
Sharing my heart on a summer evening as it rains and releases the tension and exhaustion of heat and humidity. Thunder roars out the tight spots and lightening brightens the skies…….
“It’s obvious that many problems I have are the result of how things were when I was growing up. So here I am spending the rest of my life suffering for personality traits I never asked for. Where is the justice in that? There isn’t any. But I was never promised justice.” Hugh Prather in Notes on Love and Courage
“Unexpressed emotions will never die. They are buried alive and will come forth later in uglier ways.” Sigmund Freud. So very very true. Unexpressed emotions often times haunt us in illness. Our body tells us something is not going so very well……..
“I see no point in a marriage in which the overbalancing effort is directed at getting the other person to behave. The person I want to live my life with is the person to whom I can give the greatest opportunity to do with her life what she wants.” Huge Prather in Notes on Love and Courage written in 1977…….Who is this person anyway……
In which I write about now and future…..contentment and new……love and food…….