"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence." -- Helen Keller
"Expect to have hope rekindled. Expect your prayers to be answered in wondrous ways. The dry seasons in life do not last. The spring rains will come again." -- Sarah Ban Breathnach
"Everything that is done in the world is done by hope." -- Martin Luther
"The very least you can do in your life is to figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope. Not admire it from a distance but live right in it, under its roof." -- Barbara Kingsolver
todAAy i AAm grAAteful & thAAnkful
that my morning coffee provides grounds for serenity and peace
that I went to a Monday night AA meeting @ Lambda because I missed my regular noontime meeting
that I went shopping with my bathroom contractor to pick out fixtures and tiles for the next project, which begins tomorrow!
I should have pictures of the first bathroom (completed) this week
for some needed rain overnight and waking up to cool (for Houston) temps
It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them.