Monthly Archives: January 2014

Harley Takes a Meeting

A brilliant business assistant is on the premises… Continue reading

Posted in capitalism, Cats, Coffee, Harley Jane, humor, just for fun, pets, photography, Quotes, Storms, Success, Work | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Cinematic Doppelgangers

I wonder if any of you relate as well to a cinematic character as I do to Kathleen. Continue reading

Posted in Actors, Books, Butterflies, courage, Dream Jobs, flowers, humor, just for fun, Meg Ryan, movies, Music, You've Got Mail | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

Swallowing Gum

Seven years it stays with you… Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged | 2 Comments

Rodalena Reviews: I am Malala

“Why don’t they want girls to go to school?” I asked my father.
“They are scared of the pen,” he replied. Continue reading

Posted in Books, childhood, courage, current events, Education, Fathers, Freedom, Heroes, hope, Malala, Parenting, Rodalena Reviews, school, Schoolish Thoughts, War on Terror | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Love All

She hit the ball Too hard, probably, Into his court. And there it remained, Unmoved.

Posted in Poetry | Tagged | 3 Comments

The Proper Care and Feeding of Mustard Seeds

Be careful of faith. It is a fragile and precious thing. Continue reading

Posted in Bible Study, Biblical interpretation, Book of Luke, Christian Wiman, Christianity, faith, religion, Spiritual Growth, Spirituality | Tagged , , , | 7 Comments

4 a.m. Friends

“It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.” Continue reading

Posted in beauty, flowers, friends, friendship, gratitude, Language of Flowers, Life Lessons, photography, Roses, Strength | Tagged , , , , | 11 Comments

New Year’s Flexibilities

Instead of resolutions, maybe we should consider writing some New Year’s Flexibilities. Continue reading

Posted in New Year's Resolutions, Patience | Tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments