What Can Cause a Burning Desire?
December 27, 2022

What Can Cause a Burning Desire?

Big life changes are often prompted by a “burning desire.” You see, we humans often require a virtual kick in the head to get us going on our path. This path or journey as it’s sometimes called, is necessary so we can learn and grow as part of the human experience.   But what exactly […]
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December 25, 2022

Kindness - An Inspirational Poem

  The cure for loneliness, The cure for illness Is a bit of kindness. It will make all the difference.   Think of your brother Old and worn. Think of a woman Filled with scorn.   Think what a difference A small bit would mean. Just a drop of kindness Added to the scene.   […]
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Bumpy roads
December 15, 2022

Bumpy Roads

None of us want to encounter bumpy roads, but that is when we grow. That’s where we develop faith. That’s when the Divine teaches us important lessons.   Learn to appreciate the bumpy roads, for they shape you into the person He wants you to become.   Without the bumpy roads, you won’t understand God’s […]
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December 10, 2022

Happiness - An Inspirational Poem

Happiness O' happiness. How do I find? Remember my dears It's all in your mind. It's there all along Waiting for you. Just open your eyes And life will renew. It just takes A new look As each chapter unfolds, Much like a book. We must learn to observe With new-found eyes And therein my […]
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Times of Trouble
December 06, 2022

Times of Trouble

We all have times of trouble. It’s how we respond to them that makes all the difference. Do we lash out at others in blame? Do we try to solve the issue or cave into the new demands? Do we treat the affected parties with kindness and grace? Do we accept our part in the […]
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December 03, 2022

Nature - An Inspirational Poem

Commune with nature And heed the call For we’re all God’s children. Come one, come all.   Being in nature Makes us slow down. Worries wash away Like a soft flowing gown.   Commune with nature And learn to “be.” The calmness will stay For all eternity.   For once we tap into Our great […]
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November 24, 2022

Blessings - An Inspirational Poem

Thank you God for the blessings Bestowed on me. Keep me safe and warm And mindful of thee.   May worries and strife Slip away like fine wine Not even noticed, Ever so sublime.   Let me remember Come one and all. That we’re related. Let’s heed the call.   Someday, sometime, In a faraway […]
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October 24, 2022

Commitments - An Inspirational Poem

Commitments come and commitments go, Just as the ocean ebbs and flows. Once the lessons are learned, It’s your time to go.   Be alert to the reason. Let go of the fear. It’s part of the process While we are here.   Do not fret. Do not cry For at sometime We all say […]
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lost love- an inspirational poem
October 17, 2022

Lost Love - An Inspirational Poem

Once young and carefree Looking for love Not knowing where It might be. A chance meeting Led to a match But was it a love Meant to last? He was certain And knew in his heart They should be together Never to part. Worried and ambitious With mountains to climb She had big goals Etched […]
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September 20, 2022

Memorable thoughts – What Americans Can Learn from Europeans

Every time I go to Europe, I learn lessons to take back home to the United States. These are good refreshers of the things I have learned about life from the Europeans that I wish to incorporate into my everyday life. Let me share a few of these observances with you. Savor the moment, whether […]
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