Teaching Wisdom

Sam posted this. I thought it was well worth sharing. As the group of first graders took to the risers this afternoon, their music teacher asked them, “What are some things we need to remember for today?” One child said ‘Sing from your chest.‘ Another said, ‘No touching each other‘. Another said, ‘Stand up straight … More Teaching Wisdom

Think before you act

Ever found yourself wishing you had thought more about something before you plunged in the deep end? Or maybe even asked your friends for help… Sometimes, it’s worth the extra time and effort. Raili Tanska Steps for Peace Be respectful of others Feature Image  by Leio McLaren on Unsplash

To have and to hold

The other day I wrote a poem about disposable relationships. Today I write a sequel based on a lifetime of relationshipping experiences.  A mini how ‘to have and to hold from this day forth, in sickness and in health, for better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health…’ When things go pear … More To have and to hold

Do Not Label Me

Do not bombard  with opinionated bigotry scathing criticism judgemental  claptrap scamming, scheming, bullying stealing, lying, breaking I will not listen * Do not bombard with words of poisoned sweetness telling me that I should live in fear just because someone happens to look  different chooses to behave differently believe differently eat differently live differently I … More Do Not Label Me