Fortune’s Wheel…Friday Philosophy

The thing about wheels: they turn. And fortune's wheel is no different. Your fortunes rise or they fall, but, always, they come back around. "We are all on fortune's wheel," I say. "Without a doubt we will rise. We may fall. But still I have no fear of it.” ~ Philippa Gregory "Even the wheel … Continue reading Fortune’s Wheel…Friday Philosophy

Friday Philosophy: Eastern Edition

Changing perspective with Eastern philosophers.

Friday Philosophy…Simplicity

Simplicity: it's not just the well-wishing in a Lynyrd Skynyrd song. 😉 In our family, we often talk about serenity as the watchword. I've also contemplated home as haven, and family as "the bubble" from which we close out the world. Today, I thought I'd focus on what some bigger brains than my own had … Continue reading Friday Philosophy…Simplicity

Friday Philosophy In Whispers…

When you want to write a blog post on silence (oxymoronic, I know) it is hard to come up with a "catchy" title. 🙂 I've been thinking about peace and quiet lately - perhaps because my children are on their Spring Holiday - and wanted to share some quotable quotes on the topic of silence. … Continue reading Friday Philosophy In Whispers…