Factober

As people, we're generally optimistic, no matter how disabled our lives are, and we find the humor in the darkest situations.

Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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It took me a long time to realize that when someone is not sorry for their

It took me a long time to realize that when someone is not sorry for their behavior, that's their problem, not mine... I'll forgive them anyway, for me. Sometimes forgiveness is loving yourself enough to move on.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

You can never hurt me,And you will never cause me painCause you're made of

You can never hurt me,And you will never cause me painCause you're made of fire,And I'm the heavy rain.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Do not squander time for that is the stuff life is made of.

Do not squander time for that is the stuff life is made of.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Too bad,Elizabeth. You're Stuck with me.Not for a few decades,not for centu

Too bad,Elizabeth. You're Stuck with me.Not for a few decades,not for centuries. You're tied to me forever. That boy and girl offspring you talked off? They'll come from me--or no one.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

No one ever really 'learns' from history, because choices never present the

No one ever really 'learns' from history, because choices never present themselves in exactly the same way, and because you can always choose similarities and differences to fit current needs.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Worry is the darkroom in which negatives can develop.

Worry is the darkroom in which negatives can develop.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I'm so cool that the kids come to my bedroom and go, 'Mom! Turn the music d

I'm so cool that the kids come to my bedroom and go, 'Mom! Turn the music down!
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Give your weakness to one who helps.

Give your weakness to one who helps.
Posted 2 months ago

The children have been a wonderful gift to me, and I'm thankful to have onc

The children have been a wonderful gift to me, and I'm thankful to have once again seen our world through their eyes. They restore my faith in the family's future.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

How could I remain unyielding? His words penetrated the flimsy barriers I’d

How could I remain unyielding? His words penetrated the flimsy barriers I’d set up around my heart. I’d meant to set up a barbed wire fence, but the barbs ended up being covered with marshmallows. He slipped through my defenses easily. He touched his fore
Posted 2 months ago

-Mikhail?...Try making suggestions next time, or just plain asking. You go

-Mikhail?...Try making suggestions next time, or just plain asking. You go do whatever it is you're doing, and I'll go search you extensive library for a book on manners.-You will not find it.-Why am I not surprised?
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

If you have any questions for Jesus Christ it is only because you were not

If you have any questions for Jesus Christ it is only because you were not paying attention when he said "It is finished; I died for you on the cross." John 19:30.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago