I crept into the back of the Hall as the speaker began. I had made sure I would be a little late so everyone was seated and facing the stage at the front. I didn’t want her to see me, not quite sure what that reception was to be – pleasure, anger, embarrassment… This was... Continue Reading →
The keys to patience are acceptance and faith. Accept things as they are, and look realistically at the world around you. Have faith in yourself and in the direction you have chosen. Ralph Marston I know I haven’t said much, if fact anything at all, about you, here. Yet you have been with me... Continue Reading →
RonovanWrites Haiku Challenge 87 with prompt words - Class, Firm A class of his own Unyielding in his beliefs His faith plain simple. - FlorenceT © 2016 FlorenceT Copyright reserved. The author asserts her moral and legal rights over this work.
RonovanWrites Haiku Challenge 55 with prompt words - Five, Thrive Five senses compel A life lived well, no regret Will thrive tho' in pain. - FlorenceT The painting above is by Peitro Paolini, titled "Allegory of the Five Senses'. © 2015 Copyright reserved. The author asserts her moral and legal rights over this work.
Promise me that you'll give faith a fighting chance And when you get the choice to sit it out or dance DANCE.” ~ Mark Sanders/Tia Sillers This is the third and final post for the Three Day Quote Challenge which I was nominated to participate by Greg of Potholes in the Road of... Continue Reading →
Follow the stream, have faith in its course. It will go its own way, meandering here, trickling there. It will find the grooves, the cracks, the crevices. Just follow it. Never let it out of your sight. It will take you. - Sheng-Yen Image: Hawkesbury River by William Piguenit (1881)
It is the absence of facts that frightens people: the gap you open, into which they pour their fears, fantasies, desires. Hilary Mantel This empty space, the unknown, the silence... where our brain has been trained to search for proof, evidence, facts and found none. Where do we go then? Is it an opportunity... Continue Reading →