All posts filed under: Transition

Time

6:15 in the morning! I’m not usually this upset until 10:00 A.M – M.A.S.H – A baby first laughs at the age of four weeks. By that time his eyes focus well enough to see you clearly. – Unknown – A good holiday is one spent among people whose notions of time are vaguer than yours. – John B. Priestly – Am writing an essay on the life-history of insects and have abandoned the idea of writing on “How Cats Spend their time. – W.N.P. Barbellion – And when asked, I can say, “Well, no, I don’t know what time it is, but if you’re lost, I can help you. Because I’m not. – Robert Fulghum – Cancer is part of my life. But it’s only my body that has cancer all the time. It’s okay for my spirit to be free from it once in a while. – John Robert McFarland, Now That I Have Cancer I am Whole – Childhood is a place as well as a time. – May Sarton – During …

Life and What it Is

It’s not true that life is one damn thing after another – it’s the same damn thing over and over. – Edna St. Vincent Millay – Life is like a jigsaw puzzle but you don’t have the picture on the front of the box to know what it’s supposed to look like. Sometimes, you’re not even sure if you have all of the pieces. –  A Whack on the Side of the Head – Life is easier if you dread only one day at a time. – Charles M. Schulz – Life is hard. Then you die. In between you are a volunteer. – Author Unknown (This was my ‘mantra’ during all those years of being on Volunteer Boards!) – Life is lumpy. And a lump in the oatmeal, a lump in the throat and a lump in a breast are not the same lump. One should learn the difference. – Robert Fulghum (I collected quotes like this when our youngest child had cancer.) – Life is the art of drawing without an eraser. – …