Pay it Forward

I watched the movie Pay it Forward (2000) last night. I knew there would be tears and smiles, and sometimes it feels good simply to let emotions run their course. At the end of the movie, with tears running down my cheeks, I thought to myself...

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Shells, Like Life

Shells have always fascinated me. I know I’m not the only one. Shells have a mystical beauty to them, with perfect lines, neverending swirls, and pastel colors. In my holiday trip to Florida in December we visited Fort Myers Beach. I was...

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A beautiful day

As I walked my children down the street this morning, the air was crisp but not too cold. The forest was full of brilliant reds, oranges, and the lush green of the baseball field on the other side. All the color was on the ground, still thick...

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LIFE

LIFE Life is simple if you LET IT BE.LET the sun shineLET the chips fall where they layLET them scream and shout, get it outLET love swell, and anger fadeLET your true self shine through.IT is unknownIT is beautifulIT has no endIT is it.BE...

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Happiness in Belgium

It occurs to me that of the many choices we make in life, we can always choose the happy or inspiring route. Crowds may choose to demonstrate against a policy, for a cause, because they have no other way to get their message across. This crowd...

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