As a daily walker, I find many rewards. Simple pleasures.
First, of course, being outdoors in nature. Even in the rain it is refreshing and restorative.
Then, the sights along the way. Vignettes of beauty in flowers, rocks, trees.
Continue reading “Words from my neighbor”
Age is merely the number of years the world has been enjoying you!
I can’t remember where I found this little quote.
I placed it on my kitchen counter and look at it occasionally.
It makes me smile.
I like this view of aging.
Continue reading “Age is merely…”
She’s a bitch.
I don’t like her. I try to avoid her.
Yet, this woman taught me something valuable.
Continue reading “No time for this!”
“If I had to live my life over again, I’d make the same mistakes, only sooner.” Tallulah Bankhead
Continue reading “Mistakes & Decisions”
He was controversial.
He was fired from Apple.
He took Apple to new heights.
He inspired many.
Continue reading “Simple Words”
Feeling down about the state of the world?
Perhaps these thoughts from E.B. White will provide hope and comfort.
He wrote this letter in 1973 to Mr. Nadeau who was despondent about the fate of the human race.
Continue reading “Wind the Clock”
Early morning thoughts as I look across the harbor in Victoria, BC. as the sun comes up.
It is a beautiful scene. It is wonderful to be alive.
Continue reading “Living Today”
Portland, Oregon August 2017 ~Lori Greer
An early morning walk…
The perfect start to my day.
Just my dog and me.
Quiet and cool along the water.
Continue reading “The Sun Rises”
Strong social support is one of the keys to happiness and good health. Making an effort to improve relationships with people already in your life is one way to increase your social support.”— Jeanne Graner Krochta, L.P. Mayo Clinic
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I have an acquaintance whose hobby is collecting “friends”.
She is warm and friendly. She has amusing conversations.
She flutters from one friend to another.
She undoubtedly has hundreds of Facebook friends.
She finds no lasting joy in friendship, only the excitement of making a new friend.
Or, rather, making an acquaintance.
Continue reading “Fine Tuning”