We are laughing, in the last moments together before you begin your new life, in a new city. You are taking part of me with you. At the door, you grab me into a fierce hug, then you say goodbye, and leave. I cry. © D. Elaine Wood-Lane 8/30/16 Here’s how to Q44 with us … Continue reading Quadrille #15 for dVerse Poets – A Son Leaves
I believe if there was more hugging, praying and listening to one another, there would be less hatred, bigotry, judgment, and violence. It is very difficult to hug and pray for someone and continue to hate them or fear them. You see them as they truly are, a person, just like you, with faults, foibles, … Continue reading Hugs and Prayers
I was reading Guideposts this morning and came across a quote so profound, I felt I had to share it and some other thoughts I have on the matter. Here is the quote: "Our hands are really servants of our thoughts, so if you want to understand what you're thinking, watch what your hands are … Continue reading What Are Your Hands Doing?
I just watched a video on Facebook that showed a series of clips where people would stop and help another person who obviously needed help, such as a person who had fallen or was having problems crossing a busy street. Several, ok, most people just went around them. In each of the clips there was … Continue reading Love One Another, Start a Revolution!!
This felt like me today for sure! I didn't fall, but I felt like I had been run over by a mack truck this morning. I hurt, I felt mean, and I was jittery as that squirrel on Hoodwinked with coffee. I took my husband to work because I needed the car for a lunch … Continue reading Let Us Love One Another and Then…Let’s Eat Chocolate!!