Uniquely Woven

Day 314 "Intolerance is itself a form of violence and an obstacle to the growth of a true democratic spirit." - Mahatma Gandhi Like many people in America, and around the world, I was in a state of shock after hearing the results of the presidential election last night. After the shock wore off, my first …

Body Armour

Day 307 "Let someone love you just the way you are. As flawed as you might be, as unattractive as you sometimes feel, and unaccomplished you may think you are. To believe that you must hide all the parts of you that are broken, out of fear that someone else is incapable of loving what …

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 …