Happy New Year! Mary Jo Malo inspired me today to remember the words of Robert Burns in his poem Auld Lang Syne. Every New Year celebration, we join others across … Continue reading Celebrating New Year 2021 with Robert Burns
“Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Henry Wadsworth Longfellow … Continue reading I Heard the Bells
Kindness is defined as the quality of being friendly, generous, and considerate. In reality, these words do not fully encompass the emotional value of our profound need for kindness. Whether … Continue reading Celebrating World Kindness Day 2020
“The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.” Jean-Paul Sartre It has been a while since I have … Continue reading Welcome to 2020!
“Mankind was my business. The common welfare was my business; charity, mercy, forbearance, benevolence, were all my business. The dealings of my trade were but a drop of water in … Continue reading Christmas 1843 – The Gift That Keeps on Giving
“I wear the chain I forged in life….I made it link by link, and yard by yard; I girded it on of my own free will, and of my own … Continue reading Partners, Choices and Pathways