Author Archives: ATS

Heroes

“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love … Continue reading

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Alive

“Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I’ll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass the world is too full to talk about.” ― Rumi ALIVE   Ah, how I love silence! When people sleep and only … Continue reading

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Somehow

“Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” – Helen Keller SOMEHOW   With each sorrow like a seed deep in soil somehow … Continue reading

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Spiritual Bridges

“Learn to light a candle in the darkest moments of someone’s life. Be the light that helps others see; it is what gives life its deepest significance.” – Roy T. Bennett SPIRITUAL BRIDGES   What if I became a grain … Continue reading

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Silhouette of Life

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.” – Vicki Corona SILHOUETTE OF LIFE   Under the sky far away illuminated by the glow of the setting sun where there’s no … Continue reading

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I’ll Speak Of Life

“All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming.” – Helen Keller I’LL SPEAK OF LIFE   I’ve known hopelessness, therefore I’ll speak of hope.   I’ve known loneliness, therefore I’ll sit by you when you … Continue reading

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Whispers of Time

“Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forwards.” – Søren Kierkegaard   WHISPERS OF TIME?   Is it nostalgia? Is it melancholy? Is it the song on the radio? Is it the honey rays in the … Continue reading

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Dancing In The Rain

“Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby.” – Langston Hughes DANCING IN THE RAIN   When the sun hides and smile is nowhere to … Continue reading

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Midnight Glow

“The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.” ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Photo credit: www.facebook.com/YosemiteNPS MIDNIGHT GLOW   I came to the end of the valley, where the last tree stands lonesome, it seems, but the mountain stream playfully … Continue reading

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The Map Of Life

“The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.” – C.G. Jung THE MAP OF LIFE   Do you know what’s there to enjoy besides the beauty of your soul?   Study the lines on your face … Continue reading

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