“'They tried to bury us. They didn't know we were seeds.” ~ Dinos Christianopoulos This mantra is one that is laced through with the kind of hope that is born in the midst of oppression and hate. It is a rallying cry to and of the spirit and the heart. It's saying that no matter… Continue reading Monday Mantra 167 – They tried to bury us. They didn’t know we were seeds.
Zephyr (pronounced zef-uhr ) is a pleasing word that means a gentle or westerly breeze. Zephyr derives from the name of the Greek god of the west wind, Zephyrus. Many poets have eulogized Zephyrus, like Geoffrey Chaucer did in "The Canterbury Tales" ~ When also Zephyrus with his sweet breath /Exhales an air in every grove… Continue reading Word Nerd: Zephyr
“'Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.” ~ Emily Dickinson To live is to experience one of the greatest miracles of all. I mean, the fact that you are alive, here and now, is such a joy, such a unique and marvelous gift. There is an exuberant ecstasy to be… Continue reading Monday Mantra 166 – Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is enough.