Poetry prompt for Carol anne from Bee, I smell summer…

So Bee has challenged me to write a poem using the prompt, I smell summer! Hmmm can I do it? I guess we’ll see! Here it is! Lots of sunshine Not a cloud in the sky Long walks on the beach Barbecuing food Happy days out Happy excited kids On the beach Collecting shells as we walk Building sand castles Seeing whose will fall down … Continue reading Poetry prompt for Carol anne from Bee, I smell summer…

You look wonderful…./Du siehst wunderbar aus…

It looks to me like “image” has become even more important than it was when I was young. So much pain is dealt out to us because we do not look like society thinks we should look. I think it is time we accept ourselves exactly the way we are! Fuer mich sieht es so aus, als ob “Image” heutzutage noch viel wichtiger ist als damals, … Continue reading You look wonderful…./Du siehst wunderbar aus…

Give Yourself a Break

Sometimes everything goes wrong. No matter what you do it just doesn’t get better. Then it is time to give yourself a break because fighting against Windmills makes no sense. God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, Courage to change the things I can, And wisdom to know the difference. Wikipedia The Serenity Prayer is the common name for a prayer written by the … Continue reading Give Yourself a Break

Erlaube Dir eine Pause

Manchmal geht alles schief. Egal, was Du machst, es wird einfach nicht besser. Dann ist es an der Zeit, Dir eine Pause zu erlauben, denn gegen Windmuehlen zu kaempfen, macht keinen Sinn! Gott, gib mir die Gelassenheit, Dinge hinzunehmen, die ich nicht ändern kann, den Mut, Dinge zu ändern, die ich ändern kann, und die Weisheit, das eine vom anderen zu unterscheiden. © Reinhold Niebuhr … Continue reading Erlaube Dir eine Pause