Friday, August 26, 2011

Life! (Photo Friday)

“So Columbus said, somebody show me

      the sunset and somebody did 

      and he set sail for it,

And he discovered America and they

      put him in jail for it,

      and the fetters gave him welts,

And they named America after

    somebody else.”

                 Ogden Nash


 There are times in everyone’s life where they find it very hard to see the bright side. I think we all have had those times.
 I will not pretend to understand what everyone is going through, and I know everyone is going through something, be it now, or later.
 The only thing I do know is
 The Sun always comes up.
 The Sun always goes down.
 Even in those times, we cannot see it for the clouds.
 It has always had the ability to make me see the bright side of my life, and I always seem to smile.



  1. truer words have never been spoken!! amazing sunrise to wake up to!!

  2. Right about that...
    And love to watch the sunrise and sun set. God sure knows how to paint and make things all better~

  3. yep to all of that! Pick yourself up...dust yourself off...and start all over again!..that is what freedom means to me...doesn't hurt to live in such beautiful surroundings either!

  4. Valuable advice, beautiful photos and I laughed at the Ogden Nash poem. Thanks!

  5. Yep, life keeps rolling along, whether we are happy or sad. I try to look at the bright side of things, but I don't always succeed. And that's okay. :)

  6. I like your thoughts, and they bring to mind one of my very favorite quotes -

    "When it is dark enough, you can see the stars." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Beautiful pictures.:)

  7. Loved your little poem and YES i understand your writings! But just like you a lot of people are praying for you and ti will get better!

    Thank you for your prayers they are very much appreciated!

  8. Your words are so positive and uplifting! Your photographs are marvellous! Such beauty to behold around us, daily!

  9. I have learned everything happens for a reason. It may take us years to see the big picture, but it is true. I love your photos. Especially the first two. Thank you for sharing the photos and the saying. I'm having a stressful week and you reminded me to just take one day at a time.


The mind grows by what it feeds on. J.G. Holland

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