Day: April 20, 2010

Simplicity…

So pure. So clean. A Father’s love. The Lord Almighty. A small butterfly fluttering in the wind. A quiet brook running over smooth rocks. The leaves whispering secrets in the breeze. The clouds making castles in the sky. The warm sand covering your toes. The smile of a friend. The smile of a stranger. The quick hug in a middle of a crisis. A … Read More Simplicity…

But words are things…

…and a small drop of ink,Falling, like dew, upon a thought, producesThat which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think. – Lord Byron Words are power. Words are tools. Words can make or break. Being a writer is such an amazing privilege. I never imagined that I would be able to write. I know everyone writes, but not everyone has the privilege of being heard. We … Read More But words are things…

The simple things…

Words – so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them. ~Nathaniel Hawthorne Hawthorne got it in one. He was a man who knew how to use words to his advantage. Truman Capote, of McCall’s, said in November of 1967, “To me, … Read More The simple things…

The saddest thing..

I had to remove my previous blog because the website was causing problems with my computer. But, I’m reposting my two previous entry’s. Happy reading!