"I think that people want peace so much
that one of these days
government had better get out of their way
and let them have it."
- Dwight D. Eisenhower, former USA president
A really huge hug for my reader DebraAnne who clued me in to
The hassles I have been having for really MONTHS all seem to have disappeared.
I do have to ask the question however...
why didn't anyone tell me before this?
Couldn't blogspot have sent a notice?
Why couldn't I find the solution on the internet?
Oh well, it appears to be fixed now.
thank you to Indiana Music Libraries...
you can find their link to the right of my blog!
Let's start again with my vision of
"If we are to teach real peace in this world,
and if we are to carry on
a real war
we shall have to begin
with the children."
- Mahatma Gandhi
You know, we really don't need new 'summits' and 'conferences'
and 'meetings' and 'rallies'
and movies and documentaries,
new songs and poems
The knowledge has been given us.
It is readily available.
We have excellent speakers from the past,
and examples of people who practiced peace.
We have poems, and stories,
history notes and audio recordings,
movies and 'shorts' and -
We just need to listen,
and change our hearts.
"We are not at peace with others
because we are not at peace
and we are not at peace
we are not at peace with God."
- Thomas Merton
Actively engage your brain.
I know this is possible,
because I raised a teenage son.
And I found out... he really does have a brain!
hand painted and stamped domino magnet by inkspired
"I do not want the peace
that passeth understanding,
I want the understanding
- Helen Keller
an example of using kirigami as a background
I will continue my theme of
in future blogs.
I am trying to keep my blogs shorter -
I have lots of plans and dreams for the coming year...
sooooo many wonderful graphics
and clip art
and vintage images
games and puzzles
quotes and poems
Oh, I'll just have to write another blog!
This is a Fenton glass angel we picked up while visiting my in-laws.
It was Thanksgiving, and they had to mow their lawn!
act in peace,
as if you were in
until next time...
it's really easy to leave a comment now!!