Inspiration, Beauty, Life

Comfort

Place a teddy on a window ledge. This dear idea began in NZ and we can spread it, further. Families walk or drive through the empty streets playing games such as, ‘I Spy.’ A teddy bear is a symbol for comfort. If an action brings about a smile or starts a tally count, all the […]

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beauty, excerpt from a scene, heart and soul, hope

Birdsong

Birdsong breaks silence, an ode to Hope. Blossoms adorn the gnarled branches of a Cherry tree: sugar pink, fleeting. Lily of the Valley breaks humble ground, pure and white, crushed by careless footsteps and coveted by tiny hands, a bespoke bouquet. Beauty so tender, her heart aches.

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brave, excerpt from a scene, inspiration, strong women, writing

“Listen, Child. Remember who we are: daughters of strong limbed women with imperfect hearts, makers and givers of life. Suffering to our dreams. Forming circles of comfort, sweet tea and honey. We cooked because we had to. Who else fed the children? Believers on a crooked path to a better life- a place where every […]

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beautiful heart, brave, spring, strong women

Spring will come. We will smile. Wash off the day. Stand in a shower or soak in a bath. Tell yourself, You’ll be fine. You are fine. I am fine. This is what we do. We get up, march forth. We settle differences and solve problems. We stand our ground. We do all with grace […]

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