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Day: January 20, 2020
Anger is a feeling that makes your mouth work faster than your mind | Journey2Motivate – Journey2Motivate
I am so grateful for the gift of Faith.
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Beautiful Advocate – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon
Photo: Getty Images. Princess Dianna sitting with amputees, victims of landmines, Angola, 1997. Dianna as many will remember ignited opposition to the use of landmines which resulted in the Ottawa Mine Ban Treaty and drew attention to the work of the Halo Trust whose work is clearing mines and advocacy against mines and weapons of war. She had that inner beauty, photos of her shaking hands with lepers, sitting with HIV sufferers, visiting homeless shelters and os on. I’m not a monarchist, but her work was of a different order.
“I’d read the statistics that Angola has the highest percentage of amputees anywhere in the world … that one person in every 333 had lost a limb, most of them through land mine explosions. But that hadn’t prepared me for the reality.” Dianna Spencer
So beautiful, those legs, her …
And such a mind…
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The Quest for Creativity and Inspiration – Daily Quote
Inspiration and creativity are indelibly linked. Inspiration materializes from the ether, exploding like St. Elmo’s Fire. The event is awe-inspiring, forging a connection to a powerful energy, and the motivation to create. You emerge with certainty, clarity, and a vision. A concept to launch your project, intuition on how to proceed, or a novel way to complete your task, is the product of your transcendental experience.
Recreating the encounter is an exercise in futility, and chasing it makes it more elusive. When I hit a wall, the best solution is to step away from my screen and do something else. I have a laundry list of preferred activities. I shovel snow, do yoga, walk outside, indulge in a hot bath, or brew a strong pot of coffee to sip with fresh baked red velvet cake. Ideas have struck while weeding, crocheting, arranging a bouquet, listening to the wind dancing in the…
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Waves of own mistakes
Pulse of night
throbbing like her need
she can’t control
cries for him
to ease insatiable fervor
ring like lusty ecstasy
in his ears
Daily Haiku – Sat. January 18, 2020 – Poetry For Healing
Haiku Sights and sounds of earth Tantalizing our senses And touching the soul Christine Bolton – Poetry for Healing ©
Source: Daily Haiku – Sat. January 18, 2020 – Poetry For Healing
Skin to soul
You could be
the well-known face
You could be
are more lovely
skin to soul
than any of those.
© the author writing as Romantic Dominant
Not brand new – but I like it
Art by William Oxer