Important Dates…Earth Day is 22 April!
- snapshots & whatnot: windy waves, tides (& more besides)
- Victoria Day (in Canada) for kindred spirits
- snapshots & whatnot: motivational FiSH!
- Mother-less on Mother’s Day
- snapshot(s) & whatnot: …oh, joy begin…
- snapshot & whatnot: an elephant, good grief!
- The Utility of Futility
- SNAPSHOTS & WHATNOTS: …contemplative turtles…
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Tag Archives: Courage
THE SNAPSHOT: Going with the flow @ Two Oceans Aquarium in Capetown, South Africa …& WHATNOT “The opposite for courage is not cowardice, it is conformity. Even a dead fish can go with the flow.” (Jim Hightower) … or maybe … Continue reading
I am so very jealous. Not a good thing to be, admittedly, but still in that green state of envy (as in, green with envy?) Yesterday my brother unexpectedly met Dr. Christine Darden, one of the NASA scientists from Margot … Continue reading
It’s so easy to be afraid these days. Bombings killed people senselessly this week in Belgium and Turkey, last month in Nigeria, while today yet another bomb claimed lives in Iraq. My heart and prayers go out to all the … Continue reading
“The opposite for courage is not cowardice, it is conformity. Even a dead fish can go with the flow.” (Jim Hightower) … or maybe not. Wherever you’re swimming in the rivers of life, if at times it’s tough going upstream … Continue reading
Once again here are a few quotes for our minds (& hearts) to munch on tonight. “In the bitter waves of woe, Beaten and tossed about By the sullen winds that blow From the desolate shores of doubt, When the anchors that faith had cast Are dragging in the gale, I am quietly holding fast To the things that cannot fail… William Gladden (1836-1918) “Why do you say, O Jacob, and complain, O Israel, my way … Continue reading
Today in our Gospel reading Jesus faced temptation in the desert after a 40 day fast. This morning Fr. Herman Katongole challenged us that: “Lent is a time to be courageous to go into the desert, to let what’s hidden … Continue reading
VALES & VALLEYS Oh heart, my Heart, why are you so downcast within me? Why so much despair? Not caring, or sharing, the will to walk the way ahead… Into the valley of Shadows, must I go? Veiled, the vales … Continue reading