Tag Archives: hope

It’s been long…


“It’s so much darker when a light goes out than it would have been if it had never shone.” ― John Steinbeck, The Winter of Our Discontent ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………. “Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, … Continue reading

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We’re not ready yet!


I wrote this post in June when we were all worried we might lose Nelson Mandela. Now we did. Now we mourn him. When we are less sad, we will celebrate the life of a hero who taught this angry … Continue reading

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I believe in us


Guy Kawasaki tweeted something the other day that got me thinking. Some of you reading this will amazingly not know what tweeting means. I will assume that you all know who Guy Kawasaki is and what tweeting means and I … Continue reading

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Hurt


I have been trying to write a blog post for a few days now. I start writing, get halfway there, then press the delete button. I cannot concentrate on one line of thought. A major change is happening in my … Continue reading

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When your heart aches, think “hope”


With news of disasters, misery in the world, abject poverty, killings, injustice, threats of war, blind terrorism, it would seem odd for us to feel anything but hopelessness at where our world is heading. But we don’t. We humans are … Continue reading

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Some Greek wisdom


Epictetus was a Greek Stoic philosopher who was born as a slave in the first Century AD. He went on to become a pragmatic thinker and philosopher, and was eventually freed from slavery so he could tell people what he … Continue reading

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Quotes as gifts


Today I will share with you a few quotes that I believe will be an inspiration to those of you going through a rough time, or those in that kind of lull one feels during the holidays when one takes … Continue reading

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