Appreciating the Little Things is a Key to Joy

I received free cognitive therapy because I was surrounded by a crew of little people who greeted each morning with wonder and awe. Gratefulness is the key to spiritual joy, no matter how little we think we have in the eyes of modern society. In fact, St. Teresa thanked God for the Things she did NOT own.…… Continue reading Appreciating the Little Things is a Key to Joy

Transformed

Pain and fear of inadequacy,   Instantly swept aside. Surprised as A surge of motherly love Rose up in my heart. A sense of awe at The miracle of creation. We examined tiny, Perfectly formed Fingers and toes. Startled by Infant’s innate instinct For survival as He rooted hungrily, Nursing moments after birth. Pleased when…… Continue reading Transformed

Wednesday Revisited: Dung Coloured Glasses

I received free cognitive therapy because I was surrounded by a crew of little people who greeted each morning with wonder and awe. The fleeting dream that eludes many of us is happiness. We are running around, miserable in our insular little worlds, only catching glimpses of the world around us through dung coloured glasses. The…… Continue reading Wednesday Revisited: Dung Coloured Glasses

Transformed

Pain and fear of inadequacy,  / Instantly swept aside.   / Surprised as  / A surge of motherly love   / Rose up in my heart.    / A sense of awe at  / The miracle of creation.  / We examined tiny,  / Perfectly formed  / Fingers and toes. Startled by Infant’s innate instinct For…… Continue reading Transformed