In memory of Maya Angelou (1928-2014): “Still I rise”

Still I Rise Maya Angelou, 1928 - 2014 You may write me down in history With your bitter, twisted lies, You may trod me in the very dirt But still, like dust, I’ll rise. Does my sassiness upset you? Why are you beset with gloom? ‘Cause I walk like I’ve got oil wells Pumping in … Continue reading In memory of Maya Angelou (1928-2014): “Still I rise”

“It’s all about happiness”

"Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is. " - Maxim Gorky It can sometimes be challenging seeing the good in a situation or being happy despite facing a problem. It is very easy to become bugged down with … Continue reading “It’s all about happiness”

“Enjoy Every Moment”

  Enjoy every moment by Saran P King Saying life is short is definitely a cliché, but it really is very short. Do we want to spend this short life that was granted to us, complaining, being bitter and resentful, angry and unkind to others and ourselves? Or do we want to learn all we can, do all … Continue reading “Enjoy Every Moment”

“Self-love”

4 Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant 5 or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; 6 it does not rejoice in wrongdoing, but rejoices in the truth. 7 It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, … Continue reading “Self-love”

“Captain of the soul”

"Invictus" William Ernest Henley Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried aloud. Under the bludgeonings of chance My head is bloody, but unbowed. Beyond this … Continue reading “Captain of the soul”