“The sun is your lover, feel its fire under your skin and the eternal life flowing through your being.” ~ Roxana Jones Dear Beautiful Reader ~ Happy Winter Solstice!  Today marks the “rebirth” of the sun in the Northern Hemisphere, heralding the return of the sun. Each day, after this shortest day of light, the…

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“Are you guys ready? Let’s roll”  ~ Todd Beamer, Flight 93, passenger #NeverForget Dear Beautiful Reader ~ Days like today makes me remember how every one of us contain within our beings a silent power as fierce and mighty as an explosion of crashing waves upon the shore. We are far more powerful than what…

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“The energy of the mind is the essence of life.”  ~ Aristotle, “The Philosophy Of Aristotle” Hello, Beautiful Reader ~ This blog post is a bit different from my usual fare, but I feel the need to share the benefits of going on a social media cleanse. It’s a game changer…in a very good way!…

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“Life. This morning the sun made me adore it. It had, behind the dripping pine trees, the oriental brightness, orange and crimson, of a living being, a rose and an apple, in the physical and ideal fusion of a true and daily paradise.” Juan Ramon Jiminez Dear Beautiful Reader, Tonight, I’d like to take you…

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Flying over the City Of Angels ~ Pic taken by my SONshine: @walkerwilliamsx “If we never had the courage to take a leap of faith, we’d be cheating God out of a chance to mount us up with wings like eagles and watch us soar.” ~Jen Stephens Dear Beautiful Reader, Have you ever prayed to be…

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I will bring you happy flowers from the mountains, bluebells, dark hazels, and rustic baskets of kisses. I want to do with you what spring does to the cherry trees. ~ Pablo Neruda Happy Springtime, Beautiful Reader! It’s official – Spring has sprung!  It’s a magical time, given we experience equal parts of daylight and…

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Hello, Beautiful Reader ~ Ahhhh…this quote has been following me around, I’ve seen it twice in the past two days. Here it is in its entirety: I’m awaiting a lover. I have to be rent and pulled apart and live according to the demons and imagination in me. I’m restless. Things are calling me away.…

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“True love gives us beauty, freshness, solidity, freedom, and peace. True love includes a feeling of deep joy that we are alive. If we don’t feel this way when we feel love, then it’s not true love.” ~Thich Nhat Hanh Hello, Beautiful Reader ~ Another Valentine’s Day has come and gone, but the Love vibe it…

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