My Holiday Wish to You

“Light the Christmas candles for your children! Let them sing carols! But don’t delude yourselves, don’t content yourselves year after year with the shabby, pathetic, sentimental feeling you have when you celebrate your holidays! Demand more of yourselves! Love and joy and the mysterious thing we call “happiness” are not over here or over there, they are only “within yourselves.”
― Hermann Hesse, If The War Goes On: Reflections On War And Politics … More My Holiday Wish to You

How to start a day

Every morning when I wake up, I have a few minutes wondering how my day will be, what I have to learn and how I will carry out the day.

I bless my day and my loved ones, I think of the less fortunate. I get up blessing what life is and what it will be, ready for the new opportunity to make it better.

I do not know what I will do, what I will say, how I will react that day but I have my mantra: Love, forgiveness, acceptance and to refrain from judgement.

I recently listened a friend expressing her pain and I responded with the following stream of consciousness that I would like to share with you: … More How to start a day