Learn to Dance in the Rain

Life is short.  It's up to us to live it, and to enjoy living it, at least as much as possible.  In that short life, not every day is going to go well.  There will be snafus and problems at every turn; for some seemingly more than others.  Yes, there will be all kinds of things raining on our parade.  It can be hard to take.

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Christopher Reilly's Thoughts on the Infamous Dorothy Parker and Her Quotes

Parker's quotes have lost none of their relevancy, but more than that, they are somehow perfect for modern times and social media, where a pithy quip makes a perfect picture to pass around on Facebook. Parker's words were memes before memes existed. They are funny, clever, and quite often deeper than they appear, and some of them, like this one, are structured perfectly.

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Life Isn't Simple - Do Overs Available For Free

“Life isn’t simple.  But the beauty of it is, you can always start over.  It’ll get easier.”  I’ve kept that quote posted on my white board for a little inspiration on those awful days we get from time to time, the ones that are overwhelming.  Over time, the more I thought about her quote, the more I realized something I knew all along –

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Life is Beautiful - Leaving Notes in Unusual Places

Even if it doesn’t always seem so, life really is beautiful.  Especially when you find a note that tells you so out of the blue. While this special art of leaving notes and quotes for those we love and care for is as old as time,  there’s a similar kind of leaving notes that is worth a deeper appreciation.

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