Inspiration, Letting Go, Faith – The BridgeMaker

dangerous word The Most Dangerous Word

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Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. – Mahatma Gandhi
Tomorrow.
Tomorrow is the most dangerous word.
When we make the choice to put something off until tomorrow, we are missing the opportunity to live fully in the present; to live in the here and now; to live this day.…

makes you want to holler What Makes You Wanna Holler?

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Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls. – Mother Teresa of Calcutta
I grew up in North Carolina, the most beautiful state in the southern United Sates.
No disrespect intended to my southern brothers and sisters, but the Tar Heel state is simply breath taking.…

Autumn portrait of a beautiful young woman laying on dry autumn leaves The Best Answer to Peaceful Living

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With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
After years of soul searching, reading books, and writing more than 700 blog posts to learn more about the life I want to create, I think I’ve found the best answer to peaceful living.…

life is short Life is short, so…

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Life is short, and it is up to you to make it sweet. – Sarah Louise Delany
As I roll into my mid-50s, the urge to cherish every day grows stronger.
The things that once annoyed me now remind me that life is in motion.…

love without saying a word Speak Love

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Speak low, if you speak love. – William Shakespeare
You communicate with thousands of words every day. From what you say – to what you write, words flow through you and touch others in conversations, emails and notes.
Words also flow into you.…

keep your faith How to Keep Your Faith Strong

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Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase – Martin Luther King, Jr.
Life can be bittersweet sometimes.
There are some days when it seems like every wish or dream is coming true. And then there are some days when the clouds begin to fill in and block the light.…