Life’s Choices
Daily Reflections / Family / Poetry

Life’s Choices

We flatter those we scarcely know, We please the fleeting guest, And deal full many a thoughtless blow To those who love us best. These words written so long ago by Ella Wheeler Wilcox speak to me.  They remind me to not take those I love for granted.  They remind me that it’s important to … Continue reading

Collector of Quotes / Random Thoughts

Collector of Quotes

I’ve become a collector of quotes.  It wasn’t a conscious decision — just something that gradually happened.   As a teacher, I used quotes as writing prompts, inspirational messages and even decorations.  I displayed posters, banners and calendars with educational or motivational quotes around my classroom (and later the library).   I kept a list of … Continue reading