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The Week with… Sunrises, Inspiring faith

27 June, 2011 от · 1 comment

Photo: Sean MacEntee Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. Helen Keller (1880-1968), an American author, political activist and lecturer, the first deafblind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree Photo: Ron Bennetts There are only two ways to live your life. One is as […]

The Week…Skyscrapers with Joseph Conrad

7 November, 2010 от · No comments

Photo: sakeeb A man that is born falls into a dream like a man who falls into the sea. If he tries to climb out into the air as inexperienced people endeavor to do, he drowns. Photo: mihaibojin He who wants to persuade should put his trust not in the right argument, but in the […]

The Week…Glaciers with Albert Einstein

11 October, 2010 от · No comments

Photo: alanvernon Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Photo: dominicspics Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.

The Week…Rainbows with Edgar Allan Poe

5 October, 2010 от · No comments

Photo: little_frank There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm. Photo: andrewbain Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.

The Week… An aromatic cup of coffee with Franz Kafka

12 September, 2010 от · No comments

Photo: truette By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The nonexistent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired. Photo: 007bond A book should serve as the ax for the frozen sea within us.

The Week…Chocolate temptations with Merilyn Monroe

6 September, 2010 от · No comments

Photo: hevertonwoss If I’d observed all the rules, I’d never have got anywhere. Photo: shimelle It’s better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone – so far.

Tempered Glass

20 October, 2009 от · 3 comments

Bobbi Dawn Rightmyer Photo: mattwi1s0n I’m so distorted and wavy, not at all serene My thoughts are captured like the curves in tempered glass Frosted over, trapped in dark, trapped in light Always my own, and trapped inside my head Why can’t others see as I do, the rapidly changing world The dangerous times in […]

In Late November

13 May, 2009 от · No comments

Richard Luftig Photo: byrion In late November, the bank of autumn closes its doors for the year, calls in outstanding loans, issues certificates of deposit not redeemable until May and bearing no interest in our survival. Love falls

In the Most Deserted Area

5 February, 2009 от · 2 comments

Aksinia Mihailova Photo: twoblueday In the most deserted area of the beach among the rows of thatched umbrellas with an open book in my lap I run my eyes over the pages “mother, in your womb you had prepared my dead mask”