Tag: inspiration

All great changes are preceded by chaos ~ Deepak Chopra

Here I sit in the armchair by the window, ¬†hair in a bun, eyelids low as I battle to keep them open after staying up past 1 am on an emotional see-saw watching BC’s historic election results roll in. Watching people walk by on…

Springs growth, renewal and Hope this Easter.

Standing on the front lawn surveying the vast expanse of green with my sharpened spade in hand, I took a deep breath before plunging the blade deep into the sod. Methodically I repeated the action over and over again, turning in a circle to…

When an expression says more than words ever can

He was driving quietly, some might say he appeared to be a bit reticent but I’m always curious about people and their stories so I tossed it out there to see if I could start a conversation. “It’s kind of chilly today, where did…

“A gift from the heart” – 2013 edition.

It’s no secret to scientists and psychologists that scent can trigger memories as vivid and real as the day they were created. Although my maternal grandfather died more than 12 years ago, pulling his suspenders out of the bag I keep them in engulfs…