Tag Archives: inspiration

What’s your favorite?

Friends say to me: I want to start reading your blog. Where should I start? And believe me, I’m flattered. I mean, there’s NO PRESSURE to read it, comment, talk about it, tweet it, or whatever. 😀 [Not that I … Continue reading

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Another reminder: Life is short

I want to write a positive post. I want to discuss how to focus on the important things, the things that truly matter to us. I want to quote James Taylor: “the secret of life is enjoying the passage of … Continue reading

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Kindness of Strangers

A recent post on RealDelia and two news stories has me thinking about the kindness of strangers. When a family’s house was threatened by a mudslide, strangers came out of the woodwork to help them. On the flip side, a woman is caught on camera treating a cat cruelly and she becomes the object of death threats.

Are most people kind to strangers?

Once, when I was traveling overseas, a very kind stranger came to me rescue. I was using a bright red day-planner to organize my entire life. All my travel documents, plane tickets, passport, and loads of cash were in that day-planner… Continue reading

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More inspiration

Well, I’m not sure if it was the beautiful photo I posted yesterday, or something else (antibiotics, perhaps?) but I think I finally turned the corner. I’m not feeling fine yet, of course, but I’m on the upswing. Yay! And … Continue reading

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Maybe I’ll wake up tomorrow feeling better

I’m still sick. But I’m supposed to leave tomorrow to spend the weekend in San Diego to see Tiger. And I really, really, really want to go. So I’m hoping that I’ll feel well enough to get on an airplane … Continue reading

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