Beautiful music

This is worth reblogging IMO. Music, poetry and the soul truly sing well together. Reblogged from


To live the music
with passion and excellence
amazing level.
Music is the poetry
of soul, a pure emotion.

2CELLOS – Now We Are Free – Gladiator [Live at Sydney Opera House]

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What do you see when you look at a stranger?

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What do you see when you look at a stranger? Does it even register that they are a fellow human being that matters to someone out there in the world? I ask you this because I work in retail, for the moment. As a sales associate, I am required to greet everyone who walks through the door. Think about that for a moment. Put yourself in my shoes. If you had to say “Hello, how are you?” or “Good morning!” to every person who walked through the door, would you be able to say it with enthusiasm every time? It isn’t easy—I can tell you that, but Continue reading “What do you see when you look at a stranger?”

From Solitude to Gratitude

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I miss my wall; that beautiful stone wall

in summer; overlooking

the clover field; corn field

swaying and shushing behind me

woodchucks’ fuzzy brown heads

would always pop up from the doors

of their underground homes

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I miss my wall; with the pasture on the left

with spotted cows; black and white

one by one they’d look up

and dare to glare as I would stare

if I say boo! Would they jump?

I miss my wall of solitude

I remember it with gratitude

photo credit: Michel_Rathwell <a href=”″>Groundhogs</a&gt; via <a href=””>photopin</a&gt; <a href=””>(license)</a&gt;

photo credit: darrenleno <a href=”″>2013-07-07_18-44-49_257</a&gt; via <a href=””>photopin</a&gt; <a href=””>(license)</a&gt;

On the Road to What’s Next


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The road to “What’s Next”


Graduation from college is an accomplishment for anyone who has hopes for a better future. No matter what your age is, graduation is a milestone. What happens after graduation remains to be seen. This is the moment when the real work begins. What will one do with this so-called higher education? I suppose it depends on why you went to college, to begin with. Continue reading “On the Road to What’s Next”