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In My Hand I Hold...Only This Moment

“…only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand–and melting like a snowflake.” –Francis Bacon

Sometimes I am shocked into considering the ridiculous brevity of my life by…looking… 115 more words


Haibun: No Ko Me

Today Victoria is prompting us for the Monday Haibun.  A haibun is a Japanese poetic form mixing prose and haiku.  It must be true and is usually written in the first person.  274 more words


Life's too short for fussing around

I know of an old lady who looked forward for months to taking a short train journey to visit a relative. When the big day came she boarded the train and set about arranging all the things she’d brought with her, so she could settle back and enjoy the trip. 111 more words

Life's Journey

30 Paintings in 30 Days: Day 8

This is another copy of a painting I found on Instagram. When having doubts about whether or not I should copy other people’s work, someone brought up a valid point. 473 more words


The Brevity of Life

“Many people die at 25 but aren’t buried until 75.”- Benjamin Franklin

Peter Marshall was right when he said, “the measure of life is not its duration, but it’s donation. 128 more words


Time Is Ticking Away

You have made my days a mere handbreadth; the span of my years is as nothing before you. Each man’s life is but a breath. | Psalm 39:5…

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Stay Focused

Psalm 90~TIME

“So teach us to number our days,…”

Psalm 90

1 Moses sets forth God’s promises and chastisements. 10 The *brevity* of life.

A prayer of Moses the man of God. 648 more words