Tag Archives: Courage

Life is the Messy Bits

“Life is the messy bits.” I love this quote from Letters to Juliet! The messiness of life is inevitable. And it’s needed! During my first writing course, I can’t tell you how often my instructor asked, “Where’s the conflict?” I … Continue reading

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Dream On!

Children love to dream, and boy can they dream big! When your child comes to you with, what you consider, an impossible dream, how do you react? Do you scoff? Do you try to change his/her mind? Do you go … Continue reading

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A Big Life

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” — Anais Nin I love this quote! A big life is a courageous life, and isn’t that what we want for our children…for ourselves? A Big Life! A life full of … Continue reading

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Small Wonders

Sometimes I wonder about my life. I lead a small life – well, valuable, but small – and sometimes I wonder, do I do it because I like it, or because I haven’t been brave? So much of what I … Continue reading

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