Over the years since I’ve been blogging a few people have continued to inspire and delight me. One of those people is the very talented Su Leslie of Zimmerbitch. WordPress. Com. Su has been a popular guest author here on Surprising Lives a few times and when I read this recent post of hers I …
“Just look at me with love and I’m invincible.” – ©2018 Amanda Ricks ‘Just’ a simple words and video post.
“Death is nature’s way of saying, ‘Your table is ready.’” – Robin Williams Canada HBO has an upcoming Robin Williams special which prompted me to remember and miss once again the irreplaceable Robin Williams. Robin could be a little bit crazy. But he was hysterical, incredibly talented, and most of all wonderfully caring and eloquent. I find it …
“In solitude, there is healing. Speak to your soul. Listen to your heart. Sometimes in the absence of noise, we find the answers.” ©2018AmandaRicks
“SOWING LIGHTNING Seize Bolts of lightning from the sky And plant them in fields of life. They will grow like tender sprouts of fire. Charge sombre thoughts With unexpected flash, You, my lightning in the soil!” ― Visar Zhiti, The Condemned Apple: Selected Poetry (Photo via my Surprising Pins on Pinterest)
Know what you want to do, hold the thought firmly, and do every day what should be done, and every sunset will see you that much nearer to your goal. – Elbert Hubbard Photo from my Pinterest Board; https://www.pinterest.ca/Surprisingpins/photography or https://www.pinterest.com/Surprisingpins/photography.
“Whatever’s good for your soul… Do That.” – ©2018AmandaRicks I created this image quote for my Instagram a while back, and everyone liked it so much I wanted to share it here too. It manages to say in just a few words one of my most prioritized beliefs in life. This quote also exemplifies why I …
“Letting go of who you are, who you feel you should be, who others want you to be, is one of the hardest things. But it’s the only way to find who you might be, and can be.” ©2018AmandaRicks
I know you walk past the house each day and see, your stuff, my stuff, our stuff, put out on the curb for garbage. What does it make you think? Do you care? How does it make you feel? Oh, I forgot, you don’t know how to feel.
Discover through photography and quotes a unique and touching perspective on the word, beloved. Quotes by Toni Morrison featured. Post by Amanda Ricks
After too many days filled with data, should do’s, and deadlines I realised that my friend had been right. “It’s creativity that nurtures the soul.” ~ An original image quote by Amanda Ricks 2017
If only somehow, someway, a bridge of trust had allowed my love to quell your self-imposed embitterment.” ~ Amanda Ricks