Do you ever think of me? When you are far away, do I come to mind? Does distance really make the heart grow fonder? “I exist in two places, here and where you are.” Margaret Atwood, Canadian novelist and poet.
Who will help the vulnerable children of the world? So many children are suffering from war, famine, poverty. Arthur C. Clarke has voiced the reason that we should worry about the children of the world. When children are damaged by … Read More
A small act of kindness is appreciated “Sometimes it’s easy to walk by because we know we can’t change someone’s whole life in a single afternoon. But what we fail to realize is that simple kindness can go a … Read More
“A tinkling piano in the next apartment/ Those stumbling words that told you what my heart meant/ A fairground’s painted swings/ These foolish things remind me of you.” lyrics from the 1946 song These Foolish Things (Remind Me of … Read More
“If you’re going to create, create a lot. Creativity is not like playing the slot machines, where failure to win means you go home broke. With creativity, if you don’t win, you’re usually no worse off than if you hadn’t … Read More
When you know the hours of frustration have paid off… At last, frustrations can be forgotten as the painting is done. It has felt like a rather long journey. Painting “Flossie” “I am on a journey…with my work, my … Read More