“Your mouth can spit venom or it can mend a broken soul”   Words can heal, words can hurt ! They speak of beauty or speak of dirt. They are used to uplift or to break down, make you smile or make you frown ! Words can speak of enslavement or liberation, of expansion or limitation. They conceive what’s good or what’s bad, leave you … Lees verder Words…

You are the captain !

“A ship without rudder may wander aimlessly among perilous isles yet sink not to the bottom.” Khalil Gibran Life is like an adventure at sea, at times it seems you are just aimlessly bobbing around. Sometimes you seem to sail against the current and you barely move forward. Sometimes you have to deal with failures on board that cause a short circuit and that leave your ship temporarily ungovernable. Other times, violent … Lees verder You are the captain !

Perception is everything

It was again a headliner in our news yesterday : Several youngsters, age 14-25, are not feeling comfortable in their skin, more depressed teenagers…It sounds as if it is becoming a plague ! Children are drifting without direction, feeling lost or feeling drowned in a bunch of illusions…Our children are not broken, they don’t need to be fixed ! Their view is disturbed. They have … Lees verder Perception is everything

Blogging is challenging !

Yes, blogging is challenging ! Not because of the lack of inspiration, there’s plenty of that ! I am often inspired by daily life, the ponderings of my mind or the many inspirational reads from fellow bloggers ! The challenging part is the disturbance around me, just when I am in the middle of my “writer’s trance” ! Challenge n°1 is a teenager and soccer … Lees verder Blogging is challenging !

Turn around

 “Imagine a rosebud with its petals closed over a glowing heart, filled with passionate feelings, but not yet showing itself in its full beauty, not until the blossom opens. It remains closed by doubt. How does self-doubt affect your life? Do you express your feelings openly, or do you hide, like the heart in the rosebud?” Dan Millman Our greatest talents might be living in our … Lees verder Turn around