“Choose to be optimistic, it feels better.” – His Holiness the Dalai Lama Here’s my deep thought for the week: We live in turbulent times. Sometimes it can even feel irresponsible to be happy, when there is so much bitterness and pain in the world. But true optimists aren’t “head-in-the-clouds dreamers.” They are boots-on-the-ground, eyes-on-the-prize …
Like most writers (and people), I have been very inspired by the life and writing of Maya Angelou. This quote, from her poem Human Family, is a beautiful example of her wisdom, humanity and artistry. Here’s hoping that Ms. Angelou’s words continue to spread and inspire!
Love is my favorite four-letter word! It can be applied to so many things: friends, spouses, lovers, cats, cars, books, coffee… the list is endless.