The Great Tree: A Story to Heal the World

This is so beautiful, I had to share it! ❤

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Fairchild Oak tree, Ormond Beach, Fla. 2The Fairchild Oak, Ormond Beach, Fla., by Andrew Armstrong, courtesy fineartamerica.com

Once upon a time
a child came to earth.
His father was the Sun,
and his mother was the Moon.
And he loved the earth as himself.
Though he was a boy, destined
to be a man like his father,
he came in the spirit of his mother.
And he loved the earth very much,
but he could not save it.

He tried
being a businessman,
with all the busy men,
but he could not save the earth.

He tried
being a farmer and a vinegrower,
with all the earth-breaking men,
but he could not save the earth.

He tried
being a teacher and a keeper of the law,
with all the law-abiding men,
but he could not save the earth.

So he went to the women,
and he sat near their center of work,
the bowls, brooms, and…

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Recognize The Good Things

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 With the monotony of our day-to-day lives, we need to learn to recognize the simple beautiful things that we encounter daily like a compliment, someone holding a door open, a simple smile.  Look for these things in your Journey… Much Love Darlene

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Change your brain structure

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Only humans can enjoy and feel satisfied by fasting or giving up food.  You can change the circuitry of the brain by constantly, repeatedly doing something like exercising.  You can also cause your genes to evolve by regular meditation.
Wiring-the-Brain-for-HappinessNeuro-psychologist Rick Hanson says, ” The brain is like VELCRO for bad experiences but TEFLON for good ones.”  Negative feelings and experiences are encoded much faster than good ones.  That is why psychology, religion and even folk wisdom encourages you to think of good, positive thoughts and happy outcomes.  Studies show that if you walk like a happy person, you become happier, by turning on your brain’s reward and pleasure spots.  While listening to your favourite music, the brain releases dopamine, the pleasure chemical as the music triggers happy memories.
You can actually grow thicker grey matter and brain tissue as you meditate regularly for 40mins daily. It is one of…

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Palindromes and Spoonerisms

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A PALINDROME is a word, phrase, number or other sequence of symbols or elements, that reads the same forward or reversed. 
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Here are a few well-known ones :

(1) Taco cat.
(2) Amor Roma.
(3) Do Geese See God ?
(4) Was It Eliot’s Toilet I saw ?
(5) Murder For A Jar Of Red Rum.
(6) Some Men Interpret Nine Memos.
(7) Dogma : I Am God.
(8) Sums Are Not A Test On Erasmus.
(9) Go Deliver A Dare Vile Dog.
(10) Ah, Satan Sees Natasha.
(11) Dennis Sinned.
(12) Don’t Nod.

 SPOONERISM : Words or phrases, in which letters or syllables get swapped. 
This often happens accidentally, in SLIPS OF THE TONGUE or TIPS OF THE SLUNG as Spoonerisms are often affectionately called.
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Here are some examples :

(1) Tease my ears —- Ease my tears.
(2) A lack of pies — A pack of lies.
(3)…

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You

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In the windswept fields of eternal wishes,

I choose You,

forever.

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Six word Stories of Happy!

Six word Stories of Happy!

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Happy thoughts

I thinkHAPPY; therefore I am!

said René Dog-carts. Check him out running above. What a happy puppy!

He’s overjoyed to be alive.

Rinse your mind with merry!

What if adjusted our comprehension, cleansed and deodorised our mind’s filters with a rinse of happy? We can still utilise the lessons necessary for staying alive, but boost them with a dose of thrive, instead of just survive.

I am the boss of me!

We may not have complete control over our circumstances. Sometimes it feels like we can’t even find the vehicle let alone the steering wheel, gears, or brakes. And whose giant foot is that weighing down the accelerator pedal like a boulder avalanche inside a Looney Tunes cartoon?

YOU are the vehicle. You’re the master of your feelings. 

You are a champion, a Firework

words cannot embody what you’re worth

Sending lots of smiles to you! 🙂

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A Day Without ‘LOL’ Moments is a Day Wasted !!

Laugh out Loud, do it as often as possible. Appreciate all the good that life has to offer, it’s a magnificent world. And read this awesome post by Akriti

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Notice the above picture ? What does it say – ‘Laugh out Loud.’  A lot of you tend to use the ‘LOL’ acronym way too commonly, and that’s good. It indeed is but do you actually implement it in your actual lives? NO.

Well here’s the thing people and get this straight – You have got to let go of your inhibitions and embrace laughter as much as you can. Even in the year 2014, with all the access to technology and so many other awesome things, if you can’t even laugh. what the hell are you living for. Laugh like a child because that is the purest , the most genuine form of laughter. If you feel that your life is stressful and you don’t have enough reasons to be happy , and laugh out loud – CREATE those reasons. Most importantly, distance yourselves from negativity and negative people…

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