Archive for December, 2010

Anger is only one
letter from danger.

It is better to be prepared
for an opportunity and
not have one than to
have an opportunity
and not be prepared.

~ Whitney Young Jr. ~

Don’t sweat the petty
things… And don’t pet
the sweaty things.

The Cab Ride

I arrived at the address and honked the horn.
After waiting a few minutes I walked to the door and knocked.
‘Just a minute’, answered a frail, elderly voice.
I could hear something being dragged across the floor.
After a long pause, the door opened.
A small woman in her 90’s stood before me.
She was wearing a print dress and  a pillbox hat with a veil pinned on it, like somebody out of a 1940’s movie.
By her side was a small nylon suitcase. Continue reading

Doors open and close,
but you have to
put your hand on
the door knob
to make it
open or close.

We must be willing to
get rid of the life we’ve
planned, so as to have the
life that is waiting for us.

~ Joseph Campbell ~

Whatever you are,
be a good one.

~ Abraham Lincoln ~

%d bloggers like this: