Entelechy

Day 348 "Sometimes in tragedy we find our life’s purpose. The eye sheds a tear to find its focus." - Robert Brault My mission this year has been to keep a positive attitude 24/7/365. Sometimes, that means finding the good in a "bad" situation. It's been challenging at times, and I don't always succeed, at least …

Hidden Treasures

Day 326 “In our ability to think about something differently lies the power to make it different.” - Marianne Williamson Earlier this week, I received an email with an intriguing blog challenge - to write on any topic, but through a new lens. The host of the challenge concluded with a remark that holds true for everything in life: …

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 …

Now You See It

Day 286 "Like attracts like. Whatever the conscious mind thinks and believes, the subconscious identically creates." - Brian Adams Outside my bedroom window is a T-junction street where the base of the T is a 100-foot cul-de-sac directly ahead of me. The cross street is longer, and when I look out my window everyday, I tend to look left …

The Joy Of Giving

Day 283 “Give freely to the world these gifts of love and compassion. Do not concern yourself with how much you receive in return, just know in your heart it will be returned.” - Steve Maraboli It's Thanksgiving weekend in Canada. Thanksgiving was originally celebrated as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest …