Have you ever watched kids
On a merry-go-round?
Or listened to the rain
Slapping the ground?
Ever followed a butterfly’s erratic flight?
Or gazed at the sun into the fading night?
You better slow down
Don’t dance so fast. [Read more…] about Slow Dance – Poem by David L. Weatherford
I received a call from my boy’s school that my son who is 6 years old was involved in a confrontation with another student and that student ended up with a bleeding nose from being hit by two of the boys in the group that my son was with. All though my son did not do the actual physical aspect of the actions he was voluntarily there.
When I got home my son had already been picked up by his mom by my request as I was furious and wanted to cool down. I came through the door and my boy knew it was about to become a very bad day!! Typically that would be the case as I can have quite a boisterous voice and am an aggressive personality but I did [Read more…] about Friendship can come from all sorts of places
I just finished reading a book titled “Zorba the Greek” and have to say it was great. I don’t normally read fiction but after hearing many positive thoughts on the book being a inspiring read, I thought I would give it a try.
One quote from the book that really intrigued me was “While experiencing happiness, we have difficulty in being conscious of it. Only when the happiness is past and we look back on it do we suddenly realize – sometimes with astonishment – how happy we had been” [Read more…] about Being aware of happiness