Day: January 26, 2016

You Matter In The Big Scheme Of Things

Originally posted on Inspired Beacon:
You Matter In The Big Scheme Of Things — Kaylaa T. Blackwell ? Life hurtles on at a dizzying pace Whether you rise or shine You struggle… To hold on To put on a good face And you ask yourself Does your life really matter? In the big scheme of things Your life may seem inconsequential A small dark speck Of light In the Cosmos Tiny breaths Equal your survival But what have you done To make the world Go ’round Continue to spin On its Axis? You have lived Innumerable steps You have fallen Harder than an acorn You have shared With the Listener And the One that have covered their ears You have cultivated Seeds on barren ground That dried up and came to naught Seeds on fertile soil That fed hungry minds And thirsty souls. You have loved The unloved And the worthwhile You have challenged uncertainty Fumbled with Fear Bristled with audacity In the face of the Unknown You have lost And thrived Close to the sun…

Just Jot It January 26

Just Jot It January 26th – Oneness   Jot -Oneness I am going to go forward with Linda’s post, for today. My mother has always been my inspiration.  Most everything I am, is because she shared her own love for life, with me. As a young girl, she spent more time on horseback, or running through the woods, than she did applying makeup, and dressing up.  The first time she met my dad, he was standing with one of her friends.  Mom didn’t know he was there, and she was being her normal, creative, carefree self.  When she came out of the trees, the scream of Tarzan could be heard, strong and clear.  Not surprisingly, this is how their story began. From the moment, I heard my mother belting this well known cry -I knew this was the kind of woman -I wanted to be. When I was a teenager, the Air Force moved daddy to Rome, New York.  I loved that town.  It was one of my favorite places to live.  The weather was always perfect, in the summer -and I love snow! …