From spiritualnetworks.com: Everyone has gone through something that has changed them, and forced them to grow. Every passing face on the street represents a story every bit as compelling and complicated as yours. We meet no ordinary people in our lives. If you give them a chance, everyone has something amazing to offer. So appreciate […]
Originally posted on Teacher as Transformer:
When I read this poem, I do so with care. George Venn wrote it in the voice of a six-year-old, but I can easily imagine anyone so excited about learning that they trip over their words and speak so fast words just run together. The poem reminded me of…
Picture of Chinese “Dao” Saber (Photo credit: Wikipedia) When I was a boy, my father sculpted me a sword out of oak wood. It was beautiful, almost as tall as me and he had painted it white. It was a curved sword, something akin to a scimitar. He presented it to me with a solemn […]
Daddy, buy me a cup of sunshine and a rainbow to go, please Daddy, and days to stretch out for a mile. What about a beach in our backyard? And hang the moon over my bed… Oh and, and happiness all round! Daddy, why don’t you say something? I thought you could do anything… Daddy…, […]
Northern lights around the world.