I decided to not allow tomorrow’s anxiety
sit in my lap today
I told yesterday’s regret that its services
were no longer needed
And that’s how I arrived at a perfectly beautiful now
Sometimes one just needs to come clean. It’s not a particularly proud moment but those of you with cats will understand this.
I brought Eddie Pierre, now nicknamed “Petey”, into my home 3 years ago when he was a mere kitten of 2 months and weighed only ounces.
It seemed like the neighborly thing to do.
He is now 18.5 pounds and…well….the following two brief videos pretty much sums up where things stand now.
Feel free to add your own “tail” of being held hostage by your cats. You are not alone
P.S. Petey Song courtesy of my sis Rhonda–sung early in the morning while still in her P.J.’s
P.S.S. I feel it important to mention that my daughter has also devised a new pastime called “Petey Tipping”—similar to cow tipping, just minus the mooing.
We understand that in lift off there exists resistance.
We must persevere through this stage for it is only for a moment when measured by eternity’s standards. There exists that outer space where there is no resistance, no gravitational pull—where momentum is sustained.
It will not always be hard.
Whatever you’re doing right now, you need to know this
I BELIEVE that the ability to write something magnificent, to paint something that comes alive, or to say something that changes lives is possible for any of us.
We must kick to the curb the idea that only a chosen few have this ability.
The only difference between those who do and those who don’t?
that anything is possible
As my buddy Emerson says,“The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.”