Tag Archives: courage

Too Short a Time

It is better to have a meaningful life and make a difference than to merely have a long life. Bryant H. McGill Imagine being 16, with 13 brain surgeries behind you and ahead … what? And it's your birthday. Lewis … Continue reading

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To Sow a Seed

Just a packet of seeds, wild violet seeds, was enough to change lives. Not ordinary everyday lives, but the despairing, hopeless lives of long term convicts. We have just watched Greenfingers, a British movie based on a true story. Hardened … Continue reading

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Heart Felt

I am living as never before. Courage as never before. God carry my tears. I am living on a different level and God is there like a rod and a cradle. A calm of the ages is with me. A … Continue reading

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Bravo Courage!

Mandela's effect on the world has made me think of courage. I collect courage. Sounds unlikely, but every time I come across someone brave, I save their story on my mental memory stick. If they can do it, I can … Continue reading

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I was Blind, but Now I See

Reading The Mind’s Eye by Oliver Sacks. Am always struck by how different one person’s interpretation of a book can differ from another’s. Books always set me off on a tangent, following the threads that they evoke. I remember lying … Continue reading

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Jubilee Jubilation

Watched the Jubilee Boat Parade. The Canaletto of ships spread like a tapestry. Tower bridge arms open wide. Somehow evocative of all that Britain does best, the guts of war, the little ships at Dunkirk, the majesty of royal pomp … Continue reading

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