Someone told me that I was aging gracefully, another said I should cover it up because I’m still too young to go gray (or did that person meant I was too young to grow old?) With a new birthday coming up and gray hairs spreading like wildfire, I thought about time and decided to sum up my blessings instead of worrying about being alive for so long. Which immediately takes me to the first item on my list: I am grateful for ... - being alive for so long! - having love and health and happiness in my life - the consciousness and wisdom growing inside of me - the lessons I’ve learned and the ones I’m learning - all the opportunities knocking on my door (whether I notice them or not) - being able
All Hands On Deck!
There is nothing -- absolutely nothing -- half so much worth doing as simply dreaming about in words. In or out of 'em, it doesn't matter. Nothing seems really to matter, that's the charm of it. Whether you get published, or whether you don't; whether you finish what you’ve started or whether you create something else, or whether you never write anything down at all, you're always busy …"
- Inspired by the words of Ratty to Mole in Wind in the Willows, a children's book by Kenneth Grahame (1859-1932)