Tag Archives: Worry

Think On These Things

Keeping your mind on the positive and away from the negative is trick of life well worth the learning.  It is so easy, too easy, for my mind to turn toward the negative.  But when I keep my mind and … Continue reading

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Nick of Time

Continuing in my promise to my oldest daughter, this is a poetic retelling of The Twilight Zone, Season 2, Episode 7): Nick of Time by Michael Romani Traveling somewhere without exact precision On the outskirts of the twilight dimension Where … Continue reading

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To Find Peace

Based in part on Book of Philippians 4:4-7 : To Find Peace by Michael Romani This world is filled with turmoil Where tempers find their boil And peace is so hard to find How did do we leave this behind … Continue reading

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Chinook of the North

My apologies for falling asleep before writing the poem for yesterday’s challenge.    The challenge for Na/GloPoWriMo  Day 10 is to write a poem that references a local weather term.  After some thought and discussion, I have chose a type … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Worry Less That Children Never Listen; Worry More That They Are Always Watching

“Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.” -Robert Fulghum    

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Thought For the Day: We Should Focus More On the Integrity of Love Than Purity of Dogma

“We worry more about the purity of dogma than about the integrity of love.” – Abraham Joshua Heschel, rabbi and professor (11 Jan 1907-1972)    

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Thought For the Day: Don’t Worry About People Who Don’t Love You; Spend Your Time Loving Those Who Do

“I don’t have time to worry about who doesn’t like me … I’m too busy loving the people who love me.”  – Snoopy      

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Thought For the Day: Worrying Doesn’t Stop the Bad, But, It Does Ruin the Good

“Worrying won’t stop the bad stuff from happening; it just stops you from enjoying the good.” – Charlie Brown    

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Thought For the Day: Don’t Overthink; Take Risks

“You can’t be that kid standing at the top of the waterslide, overthinking it.  You have to go down the chute.” – Tina Fey    

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Thought For the Day: There Is Little To Gain In Worrying About Our Birth Or Our Death

“As I have not worried to be born, I do not worry to die.” – Federico García Lorca, poet, playwright, and painter (5 Jun 1898-1936)     

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