#BeWoW Day – So What Unites Humanity?

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?

Mindful Monday-Are You in a Mindful Frame of Mind?

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?

RonovanWrites Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt Challenge #32 Rare&Harsh

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

I Choose Compassion

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

Writer’s Quote Wednesday–Dowager Countess of Grantham- Downton Abbey: 2015-8

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

Mindful Monday–Live Within Each Moment

In my weekly feature called, “Mindful Monday,” I like to share my views on becoming more ‘mindful’.  This encompasses the act of being watchful, aware, wary, heedful, alert, careful, or attentive, in whatever area in my life I feel it applies to. Last week, I worked on “mindful-eating.”  I slowed down and took my time, … Continue reading Mindful Monday–Live Within Each Moment

The Color of ME

  I am a conundrum of color an aura scattered - patterns infused - Tinting the simplicity of me. Therein the mystery lies; a vision, or an apparition that twists within the boundless possibilities of me. I am a continuum of shades that transform And create, all the while My hues tinge the compassion of … Continue reading The Color of ME