Chiaroscuro

Day 288 “All the darkness of the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle, yet one candle can illuminate all the darkness.” – Jewish Hanukah Prayer It’s Food For Thought Friday, and today’s daily prompt is candle. When I saw that I thought I would easily be able to find an inspiring passage or poem to …

Wise Words

Day 251 “Are you a God?” the people asked. Buddha replied, “No.” “An Angel?” “No.” “A saint?” “No.” “Then what are you?” Buddha answered, “I am awake.” I added another page to my Ask Rajni collection of quotes and affirmations section today to include quotes from some great leaders and thinkers. Please take a look at …

Ride The Wave

Day 143 “Pain is temporary, glory lasts a lifetime.” – Len Goodman Lately, I’ve been thinking that I need to spend some time visualizing my goals because I think I haven’t been focused on them – my focus has been on my writing. Even when I’m not writing, or consciously thinking about writing, it’s in the back of …

May Flowers

Day 126 “The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.” – Oprah Winfrey Move over April showers, it’s time for sunshine and May flowers! I’ve had some not-so-pleasant experiences in the last couple of weeks, and it occurred to me this morning that although I know that …

Baby Steps

Day 55 “Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” – Vincent Van Gogh I caught up with one of my oldest and dearest friends a couple of days ago. She reminded me of some of the business ideas I’ve had over the years. I must say, I’ve had some really …