“Be the love you never received. Be the acknowledgement you never got. Be the listener you always wanted. Look within at the younger versions of yourself and give yourself what you always needed.” ©2018AmandaRicks
“The best parts of your life will be the small, nameless, moments you spend smiling with someone who matters to you.” ©2018AmandaRicks
The door shut with a click, and peace rolled in. The chaos and crazy eased, retreating like demons at dawn. Comfort spread its wings, soothing the heart so tired. Solitude emerged as invited, offering respite to the grieved. – (c)2018 Amanda Ricks
“Maybe we should stop comparing sunrises and sunsets. Instead, just see and feel the awesomeness of whichever one gifts our present place in life.” (c)2018AmandaRicks I wrote this earlier in 2018 for a site that I was working on and it seems very appropriate for this week’s WP Photo challenge for, Rise/Set.
Yes, of course, looking completely calm and deep in thought, while she sat, is fact, (i)on the surface. But inside a torrent of discrepant feelings silently raged. This is an entry in the WP Photo Challenge for Satisfaction Photograph of Isis taken by Samantha Leigh Wilson. Writing (and play on words) by Amanda Ricks.
I think I originally wrote this in 2015 but recently found it in my files. I immediately thought of the valiant struggle that a blogger friend of mine is currently experiencing. With that thought in mind, blessings to everyone out there who struggles late at night in the dark.
“When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.” ~Jimi Hendrix My daughter is working on a school project for the end of term at school and has chosen to feature, among others, this quote. I thought it was such a good choice I decided to steal it from her …
Action affects our thoughts, Our thoughts affect our feelings, Our feelings affect our mood. So open that front door and keep putting one foot in front of the other until you feel better. ~ ©2015 Amanda Ricks
Life is about living. It’s in the doing, not the finishing, succeeding, or winning.
This is what mindfulness really is, for some reason, it has become so over-complicated and overwritten. Just be in the moment. “Just Be In The Moment” ©2016 Amanda Ricks
original quote on an image by Amanda Ricks. Quote title “Be A Warrior.” surprisinglives.net
Once you realize that life is a journey you can relax because you know that sooner or later there’s always a rest stop. ~Original quote by Amanda Ricks