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Jul 11 Quotes by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
I'm walking through the desert
Jul 10 Quotes by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
"Forgiveness does not mean that what happened was okay. It simply means that we are no longer willing to allow that experience to adversely affect our lives. Forgiveness is something we do, ultimately, for ourselves." —Christiane
Jul 09 Haiku by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
Jul 08 Quotes by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
Perhaps it all began when I was but a child, six years, maybe, watching Saturday morning cartoons —specifically, Bugs Bunny donning a dress and a wig. I was enthralled at the transformation. This, I decided, was what I would aspire to. That’s as far back as I can recall about my “difference”.
- Zelia, 15, in GLBTQ: The Survival Guide for Queer & Questioning
Jul 07 Quotes by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
How would it be to paint a “touch, smell and taste” picture? Skin smooth as cocoa seeds, cat eyes of pungent curry. Maybe her tongue could be red chili and her cheeks burn in flashes of fresh mace...
Jul 05 Poems by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
The summer I discovered power
Jul 04 Quotes, Jokes by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
Driving home, I saw this sticker that made me laugh out loud:
Give me ambiguity,
Or give me... Something else...
Jul 03 Quotes by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
“I gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which I must stop and look fear in the face. I say to myself, I’ve lived through this and can take the next thing that comes along. We must do the things we think we cannot do.”
Jul 02 Quotes by RamblingRose | Comment (2)
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Jul 01 Quotes by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
When in doubt, make a fool of yourself. There is a microscopically thin line between being brilliantly creative and acting like the most gigantic idiot on earth. So what the hell, leap.
Jun 30 Jokes by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
Last night my sister and I were sitting in the den and I said to her, "I never want to live in a vegetative state, dependent on some machine and fluids from a bottle to keep me alive. That would be no quality of life at all. If that ever happens, just pull the plug."
So she got up, unplugged the computer, and threw out my wine.
She's such a
Jun 29 Quotes by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
"No artist is pleased...[There is no] satisfaction whatever at any time. There is only a queer, divine dissatisfaction, a blessed unrest that keeps us marching and makes us more alive than the others."
-Martha Graham to Agnes de Mille, Martha: The Life and Work of Martha
Jun 27 Quotes, Poems by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
If I were a bird and I lived on high
Jun 26 Quotes by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
When I get a little money, I buy books;
and if any is left I buy food and clothes.
Jun 25 Little Stories by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
When my daughter was around 3, we were sitting on the back deck talking about astrology. I told her that, as a Libra, I see my soul's purpose is to create beauty.
"Mom, my soul's purpose... is to watch
Jun 24 Quotes by RamblingRose | Comment (2)
"Within each person ther are inconsistencies and contradictions.
Sometime disparity between one's thoughts early and late inthe day is so
great that one spends all their energy trying to figure out how to
resolve the two. This can lead to headaches..." - Dalai
Jun 23 Poems by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
Time to dust again
Time to caress my (space)
to stroke all its surfaces
I want to think of it as a kind of lovemaking
...the chance to appreciate by touch
What I live with and cherish.
Jun 22 Quotes by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
Be daring, be different, be impractical: be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imagination - vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace, the slaves of the ordinary. - Cecile
Jun 21 Quotes by RamblingRose | Comment (0)
I still believe that people are really good at heart. I simply can’t build up my hopes on a foundation consisting of confusion, misery, and death. I see a world gradually being turned into a wilderness. I hear ever approaching thunder, which will destroy us too. I can feel the sufferings of millions, and yet, if I look up into the heavens, I think it will