Category Archives: Nature

Gratitude Sunday: Lessons From Dad

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “I was born by myself, but carry the spirit and blood of my father, mother, and ancestors. So I am never really alone.” Ziggy Marley Sunday Haiku Weather shifts hot, cool, from … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Counting Blessings

Gratitude * Sunday Quotes of the Week – “Today is a good day to die.” Oglala Lakota saying “There is only one god, and his name is Death. And there is only one thing we say to the god of … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: In Service To Our Country

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” Mahatma Gandhi Sunday Haiku Poppies, remember, scarlet red blood men give for freedom of others. Sunday Musings … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Perchance To Dream

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “The psychological trauma of losing a job can be as great as the trauma of a divorce.” Barbara Ehrenreich Sunday Haiku An island away lava spews, earth opens while summer blithely blooms. … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Mother, Goddess, Warrior

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “My mother always taught us that if people don’t agree with you, the important thing is to listen to them. But if you’ve listened to them carefully and you still think that … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Love Child

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “The great thing about growing older is you don’t lose all the other ages you’ve been.” Madeleine L’Engle Sunday Haiku Earth warms, flowers bloom, trees blossom, pollen drifts on lazy air currents. … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Accepting Blame

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.” John Steinbeck Sunday Haiku Heavy lilac spears scent my yard; when cut, fragrance my living … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Down The Garden Path

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.” Margaret Atwood in Bluebeard’s Egg Sunday Haiku What lovely surprise! Hope eternal as flowers spring sprouting from dirt. … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Money Is The Great Equalizer

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “A penny saved is a penny earned.” Benjamin Franklin Sunday Haiku Yellow blossom pops, pink flower blooms, purple blings, spring sings pure color. Sunday Musings After my rant last week and other … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Swimming Upstream

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “If you don’t become the ocean, you’ll be seasick everyday.” Leonard Cohen Sunday Haiku Storm whips tree branches to frenzy, rain flies sideways. Relentless weather. Sunday Musings More than eleven years ago … Continue reading

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