A Gentle THOUGHT

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The daisy was glad to stand out in the sunshine.   It felt very grateful and when the sun went down it folded its leaves and went to sleep, and dreamed all night about the sun.                         Hans Christian Anderson.

This gentle quote reminded me of the Serenity Prayer.    Accept the things you cannot change, passionately change the things you can and have the Wisdom in God to know the difference. 

May CONTENTMENT and SERENTITY be Gifts that impact your lives in the week ahead.

LIVE!  LOVE!   SHINE YOUR LIGHT!

About Faye

I m a wife, mother and grandmother. I have always enjoyed writing even from an early age. My book Beyond the Ashes has been written as a labour of love. All the characters are real to me and their story needed to be told. As a Christian my desire is to write General Fiction stories about real people but Hope and a desire for 'better' will always be part of the journey. I have had several short stories published over the years and moderate success in writing competitions. I realized as I was thinking today (30/01/15) that perhaps I should add here that I have had life experiences of many valley times but also many mountain top experiences. I can understand and be beside anyone who finds their life in tatters because I have 'been' there. Of course as I have got older as well there have been the added sorrows of losing not only older family members but also one by one finding the dearest of friends and the ones of greatest support and care also dying. On the site of rich mountains has been my certainty of the value of marriage and how grateful I am that after loss and sadness I made a happy and long-lasting marriage commitment. The one who was my best friend back then is still my best friend 45 years later. Beyond the Ashes touches upon the POWER of LOVE when folk can forget about their own personal 'feelings' and reach out in LOVE to a desperate and broken person.
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2 Responses to A Gentle THOUGHT

  1. RobbyeFaye says:

    Nice thought!
    Blessings~💖

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  2. Dawn Marie says:

    I wish you could see the Daisy sweater I just so happen to be wearing today! My heart skippity-skipped when I saw your photo and read the delightful words you attached. Hugs to you for the unexpected giggle of glee you provided to thee!!

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