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 …

Come Alive

Day 267 “Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” – Howard Thurman I came across this thought-provoking post by Angel Chernoff, but at the end of her post, she says to 'go forth and be the change …

Ageless Beauty

Day 242 "We all age, we're all going to die. It's how we get there, and what we make of the trip." - Carmen Dell'Orefice If there was ever a role model of how to stay positive in the face of adversity, and how to make your own luck, Carmen Dell'Orefice might just be the poster child. This …

Perfect Mistake

Day 238 “I have learned, that the person I have to ask for forgiveness from the most is myself. You must love yourself. You have to forgive yourself, everyday, whenever you remember a shortcoming, a flaw, you have to tell yourself "That's just fine." You have to forgive yourself so much, until you don't even …

Expect Good Things

Day 235 “We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” - Abraham Lincoln Writing about the Olympic Creed reminded me of something I read long ago - an optimist's creed. Optimism is about expectation. The Universe responds to our thoughts and beliefs, so it delivers whatever you expect. If you expect bad …