I mulled over in my mind all night, what the best way to unite humanity could be. I dreamt of kindness and saw a magnificent sight. People were compassionate and kind to one another. They embraced and smiled, as they shook hands. I loved seeing all the random acts of kindness. These random acts grew … Continue reading #BeWoW Day – So What Unites Humanity?
Welcome to Mindful Monday! I have found that being mindful encompasses the act of being watchful, aware, wary, heedful, alert, careful, or attentive, in whatever area in my life I feel it applies to. Each week I try to self discover new things about myself. This week, I am going to share 7 Things Mindful … Continue reading Mindful Monday-Are You in a Mindful Frame of Mind?
Many thanks to Ron, of Ronovan Writes for sponsoring this great Haiku event each week. Sugar – one of the Pomeranian Sisters that graces us with her love. Uncommon beauty – this compassion in your soul, a stark certainty. 2015 © Copyright-All rights reserved http://www.silverthreading.com Thanks for stopping by for a quick visit. I always … Continue reading RonovanWrites Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt Challenge #32 Rare&Harsh
One of the highest teachings of the Buddha is that of compassion. What exactly is compassion? John Makransky, PhD in his book entitled, “Compassion in Buddhist Psychology,” says compassion is a companion to empathy. We as humans sense others pain, and we look for ways to alleviate this pain. When we look at the world … Continue reading I Choose Compassion
Welcome! This is an open invitation to join in on my blogging event called, Writer’s Quote Wednesday. This is your chance to highlight your favorite author’s quotes that give inspiration to you as a writer. By sharing your quotes, we will all gain insight and inspiration to propel us forward in our writing careers. Let’s … Continue reading Writer’s Quote Wednesday–Dowager Countess of Grantham- Downton Abbey: 2015-8