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Canada Waits For Christmas – December 2nd

This is Day 2 of my Advent calendar celebrating Canadian art and culture. Canadian or not, thanks for dropping by! – Lori This morning, the lower left corner of my PC’s monitor says -28 degrees Celsius and, again today, the school buses aren’t running. I was going to go volunteer to read with the younger […]

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Everything Takes as Long as It Takes – by Amy Henry

via Everything Takes as Long as It Takes

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The Final Arbiter – by Amy Henry

Originally posted on amyhenrybooks:
“What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.”   Henry David Thoreau It’s the most human of desires: To crave validation for our work, our ideas, our dreams, our self. Whether we are scientists or writers, teachers or public defenders, musicians…

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Every Man For Himself – by Amy Henry

via Every Man For Himself Leaves All Of Us Helpless

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Skip the Resolutions and Pass the Gravy

Originally posted on amyhenrybooks:
 “I finally figured out the only reason to be alive is to enjoy it.”  ― Rita Mae Brown “Enjoy life. There’s plenty of time to be dead.”  ― Hans Christian Andersen “Do anything, but let it produce joy.”  ― Walt Whitman (Leaves of Grass) “You’re looking at the waves, but ignoring…

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Keep Walking

Originally posted on amyhenrybooks:
The only journey is the one within.  (Rainer Maria Rilke) In the interest of full disclosure, I’ll state upfront that I have often—half jokingly, half seriously—referred to life as a minefield. Running, running down the days, the years, in pursuit of life, liberty, and happiness. All the while, one eye out…

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