Tag Archives: After the Sunset

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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Seasons of Beauty

“From the ashes, a fire shall be woken, a light from the shadows shall spring; renewed shall be blade that was broken, the crownless again shall be king.” – J.R.R. Tolkien SEASONS OF BEAUTY   I woke up this morning with … Continue reading

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Maybe Someday

“Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and blind can see.” – Mark Twain MAYBE SOMEDAY   Maybe someday we’ll meet where words are not necessary, for our souls will sing ever so tenderly.   Maybe someday we’ll … Continue reading

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The Waves of Passing Time

“All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming.” – Helen Keller Photo credit: hiking2christ.org THE WAVES OF PASSING TIME   Can the mountain brook rolling down the hill calm our minds with its rhythmic humming? … Continue reading

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Mountains of Lies

“Marriage is not a noun; it’s a verb. It isn’t something you get. It’s something you do. It’s the way you love your partner every day.” –  Barbara De Angelis MOUNTAINS OF LIES When you lose the love with whom … Continue reading

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The Animal Soul

“Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring–it was peace.” … Continue reading

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Canvas of Life

“Let us be kind to one another, for most of us are fighting a hard battle.” – Ian MacLaren  Art credit: fineartamerica.com CANVAS OF LIFE   The comfort of a gloomy morning, its grayness like a canvas hanging in the … Continue reading

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Yosemite’s Heartbeat

“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop away from you like … Continue reading

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All Too Human

“Despair is the price one pays for self-awareness. Look deeply into life, and you’ll always find despair.” ― Irvin D. Yalom ALL TOO HUMAN   Darkness and light, death and life, despair and hope, sharing the same ground we all … Continue reading

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Midnight Glow

“In every walk with Nature one receives far more than he seeks.” – John Muir MIDNIGHT GLOW   I came to the end of the valley, where the last tree stands lonesome, it seems, but the mountain stream playfully runs … Continue reading

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