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Generosity in Exchange for Happiness (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 296)

Acts 20:35b (NLT)
You should remember the words of the Lord Jesus: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’

How do you define happiness? 529 kata lagi


Gibran Love

Love can mutate
into brittle codependence
paralyzing both from
the possibility of growth

Keep  love fluid, two streams
each flowing with integrity of self
while changing course together… 47 kata lagi

This one's for Dad

This morning, my dad suggested I “write about something happy in my blog.” As one of my most dedicated readers, I thought I’d oblige him. 272 kata lagi


Portrait of Kahlil Gibran at age 13 by F. Holland Day.  Print in the Library of Congress.

Darkness May Hide

Darkness may hide the trees and the flowers from
the eyes but it cannot hide love from the soul.

source: Kahlil Gibran
image: Eddie’s Garden, Eddie’s Photos, Ginger  October 2015


“Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.”
– Kahlil Gibran ( Lebanese poet, philosopher, and artist )

Kahlil Gibran

Life and Light

“Oftentimes we call Life bitter names, but only when we ourselves are bitter and dark. And we deem her empty and unprofitable, but only when the soul goes wandering in desolate places, and the heart is drunken with overmindfulness of self. 145 kata lagi