Get Into An Active State

The best way to accomplish anything is to get into an active state. When you are inactive, not much is accomplished other than being idle. You are in a constant state of rest, which eventually turns to laziness and boredom. When you are in an active state, things happen. You work on your goals, takingContinue reading “Get Into An Active State”

Peaceful On The Hill

It’s peaceful on the hillsitting in the shade of a treeas a gentle breeze blows,air cooling warm skin. It’s peaceful overlookingall who were,all who live on still,watching visitors come in. It’s peaceful on the hilllooking at trees of green,clouds of whiteand birds that fly by day. It peaceful on the benchwhere I sit in silentContinue reading “Peaceful On The Hill”

In My Sorrow

In my sorrowI feel losstears cascade down my cheeksyet I have known joy My sadness, a signthat I have lovedand have been lovedand lost In my sorrowI feel emptybut also I feel hopethat love will turn the tide My longing, a signthat I have not quita simple beliefthat things can still change In my sorrow,Continue reading “In My Sorrow”

I Ache

I achefor unfulfilled dreamsand hopes that have diedfor visions that won’t beand tears that I’ve cried I achefor the one that is lostwho can’t find his waywho walks about blindlyand lives day by day I achefull of memoriesof laughter and smilestime together lostseparation by miles I achefor how it should looka bit of normalcyfor whatContinue reading “I Ache”

Look For Moments of Joy

Look for moments of joy. They occur everywhere around you daily. Happiness is a continual life choice. We must choose to find joy in our day. Only you know what you can do to make yourself happy or lift your spirits in the moment. Be self-aware and choose to be happy. There are many thingsContinue reading “Look For Moments of Joy”

Lost and Alone

He walks the roadslost and alonein the concrete junglecaught betweenloneliness and fearin isolation Passerbys circle around himnot seeing or ignoringnot knowing he is lovedby a parenta childa friend He is one of manythe invisiblesseen, but unseenstruggling to survivecast outbut never forgotten There are thosewho would help himif only he’d allow itunleashingstubbornness, perhaps pridebut he walksContinue reading “Lost and Alone”

Until You Return To Me

I can’t live there,in the land of broken dreams;where shadowy wisps reach,daunting and teasing. Nor can I dwellin the sea of broken hearts,where the watery graves run,crashing and thrashing. I cannot climbthe mountain of despair,where snow-crested hills crumblein dark isolation. I will not follow youdown the dark and twisty streets,where shadows fall,and unseen eyes watch.Continue reading “Until You Return To Me”

Appreciate the Ones Who Care

Loved ones are not around forever; make sure to appreciate the ones who care. It seems that too often we take the people we care about for granted. If there is one small gift that came with Covid it is in the fact that we realized how important our relationships are. This is more evidentContinue reading “Appreciate the Ones Who Care”

Make Time For What Matters Most

Make time for what matters most. If you don’t make time, the reality is that it cannot be that important to you. Don’t get so caught up in life that you lose sight of what matters most to you. This is usually not material things but rather people. Too many times I hear people sayContinue reading “Make Time For What Matters Most”