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Wednesday of Hope – Look for the Light

There is light in the darkness. You just have to find it.

– bell hooks

Longing for a Sense of Wonder

If I had influence with the good fairy who is supposed to preside over the christening of all children, I should ask that her gift to each child in the world be a sense of wonder so indestructible that it would last throughout life.

– Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge

We Are Doubly Blessed

Gratitude makes us feel bursting with delight, just to remember the gifts we have received. Thus we are doubly blessed when we receive something: for the gift itself and later, in recall, for the miracle of having been given it.

– M.J. Ryan

A World Full of Gifts

You have given me Your love, filling the world with Your gifts.
– Rabindranath Tagore, The Heart of God

Sunset at Oyster Bay, Long Island

Sunset at Oyster Bay, Long Island

Thoughts on the Sea – 1

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
– Mahatma Gandhi

I am also reminded of John Masefield's words, "I must go down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky."

I am also reminded of John Masefield’s words, “I must go down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky.”

Weekly Photo Challenge: Focus

When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.
– Ansel Adams

Sometimes silence is the only response to beauty

Sometimes silence is the only response to beauty

 

More on Listening

Learning to listen with the heart moves us from the role of observers and enables us to become participants with the Creator in a world full of grace and possibility.

– Elizabeth Canham, Heart Whispers

Listening to the sunrise

Listening to the sunrise