Tag Archives: Life

Book Review – Man’s Search For Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl

The book is a testament to the indomitable spirit of humankind. Even in the worst possible situation humans are capable of finding meaning in life and be worthy of their suffering. Author contends that everything can be taken from a … Continue reading

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Become Young…

 

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Life

I learned that every mortalwill taste death. But only some will taste life. -Rumi

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Carpe Diem (Seize the Day!)

To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted . … Continue reading

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Be not afeard!

“Be not afeard. The isle is full of noises,Sounds, and sweet airs, that give delight and hurt not.Sometimes a thousand twangling instruments Will hum about mine ears, and sometime voices,That, if I then had waked after long sleep,Will make me … Continue reading

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Book Review – Notes to Self by Emilie Pine

Notes to Self by Emilie Pine My rating: 5 of 5 stars One of the best confessions that I’ve read, it needs real courage to expose yourself so honestly to the world. The writing is lucid and readers just flow in … Continue reading

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Time to be Slow

 

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Everything Is Going To Be All Right

How should I not be glad to contemplatethe clouds clearing beyond the dormer windowand a high tide reflected on the ceiling?There will be dying, there will be dying,but there is no need to go into that.The poems flow from the … Continue reading

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Love After Love

The time will come when, with elation,you will greet yourself arriving at your own door, in your own mirror,and each will smile at the other’s welcome,and say, sit here. Eat.You will love again the stranger who was your self.Give wine. … Continue reading

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White Towels

I have been studying the differencebetween solitude and loneliness,telling the story of my lifeto the clean white towels taken warm from the dryer.I carry them through the houseas though they were my childrenasleep in my arms. – Richard Jones

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