Rain & Relaxation >> Sunday Sense

Let the rain kiss you Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops Let the rain sing you a lullaby   ~~Langston Hughes (February 1, 1902 – May 22, 1967)  American poet, social activist, novelist, playwright, and columnist. It is a rainy, gray Sunday in Connecticut. Normally, I’m Continue Reading →

New Year’s Resolutions- 2012 >> Sunday Sense

“If you focus on results, you will never change. If you focus on change, you will get results.” ~Jack Dixon (Author) Looking on Facebook and Twitter, I have been looking over New Year’s Resolutions updates.  I ran across this quote as I was looking for inspiration about changes for my own Continue Reading →

Children & Art >> Sunday Sense

“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” Pablo Picasso  (Spanish Artist and Painter: 1881-1973) Here is one of the first Sunday Sense posts I’ve done in a while. I hope it inspires all you readers with children in your lives. Continue Reading →

A Father’s Worth >> Sunday Sense

“One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.” George Herbert quotes (English metaphysical Poet and Clergyman, 1593-1633) Happy Father’s Day! This Sunday Sense quote is pretty straight forward! Hope all the fathers out there enjoy their special  day. To those single mothers out there, Happy Father’s Day to you, too! Continue Reading →

The Power of Words >> Sunday Sense

This Sunday Sense post was inspired by Kim’s May 15th, 2011 post (It’s a Beautiful Day and I Can’t See It) on her blog The Creative Addiction Blog. It is the first ever video “Sunday Sense” post. I watched it there first and haven’t been able to forget it since. Despite the fact Continue Reading →

Happiness & Sharing >> Sunday Sense

“Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the one candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” Buddha  (Hindu Prince Gautama Siddharta, the founder of Buddhism, 563-483 B.C.) In last week’s “Sunday Sense” I reflected on what it truly means Continue Reading →

Fear & Lies >> Sunday Sense

We tell lies when we are afraid… afraid of what we don’t know, afraid of what others will think, afraid of what will be found out about us.  But every time we tell a lie, the thing that we fear grows stronger.                                          ~Tad Williams (American Author, March 14, 1957) This Continue Reading →

Motivation & Misery >> Sunday Sense

“Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.” Wayne Dyer (American self-help advocate, author, and lecturer; May 10, 1940) Barring the big things like curing yourself of illness, for example, I think this quote is generally true. Sometimes, we have to motivate ourselves to Continue Reading →

A Mother’s Presence >> Sunday Sense

“God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.” Rudyard Kipling quotes (English short-story writer, poet, and novelist. Nobel Prize(1907), 1865-1936) Happy Mother’s Day! This Sunday Sense quote is pretty straight forward! Hope all the mothers out there enjoy their special  day. To those single fathers out there, Happy Continue Reading →

Endurance & Discipline >> Sunday Sense

“Endurance is one of the most difficult disciplines, but it is to the one who endures that the final victory comes.” Buddha  (Hindu Prince Gautama Siddharta, the founder of Buddhism, 563-483 B.C.) As I complete my Master’s degree, all I can think about is the nature of endurance and the Continue Reading →