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Max Ehrmann’s Desiderata

Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even the dull and the…

Max Erhmann’s Desiderata

My daughter has been asked to choose a poem and memorize it for her Language Arts class.  When stumbling up on this one again the other day, I decided I may challenge myself to do the same.  There are many words and sentiments here…

lessons learned: planting seeds and permission granted

Be gentle with yourself.  You are a child of the universe no less than the trees and the stars; you have a right to be here. ~Max Ehrmann One of my greatest pleasures is the first day I plant seeds in their jars.  It…