“Have compassion for everyone you meet, even when they don’t want it. What seems conceit, bad manners, or cynicism is always a sign of things no ears have heard, no eyes have seen. You do not know what wars are going on down there where the spirit meets the bone.”
- Miller Williams
EVERY SINGLE HUMAN BEING has a spirit and that spirit wants you to listen. It wants you to be mindful, present and alive. Some call it intuition. Some call it a higher power. I call it YOU. Your spirit is YOU. Learning to listen to that precious part of you will literally change the trajectory of your life. Even in affirming that, I still face my own challenges.Read More...
Happy, happy Saturday Posse Party Pinkies! Welcome back Sandra Carrington to the main stage. Sandra is such a rockstar at making words leap off the page and into your heart. By the end of her story I felt as though I was in the beautiful city of New Orleans. Enjoy!
The morning of September 12 I woke up earlier than I had planned. Since our flight out of New Orleans wasn’t supposed to leave until one in the afternoon, I had envisioned sleeping in a little, and then taking my sweet time trying to find some extra space in the suitcase to fit all the little knick-knacks I bought the previous four days.
It wasn’t meant to be. I woke up bright and early at 6:00am, and no matter how hard I tried, I couldn’t go back to sleep. Since my sister was still peacefully cuddled up in the arms of Morpheus, and I didn’t want to wake her up by turning on the TV, I decided to call it a night; I got dressed and went out.