by Rudyard Kipling If you can keep your head when all about you       Are losing theirs and blaming it on you,   If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,    But make allowance for their doubting too;   If you can wait and not be tired by waiting,    Or being lied about, don’t deal in lies,Or being …

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by Esther Esuga; April 2014 An innovative, creative, calm serenityA spirit of togetherness and humanismA patient, peaceful, joyful emotionIndependenceDifferent shades of Turquoise A new, fresh, hopeful place of restHealingNaturalGrowth and developmentSuccessVitality A joyful, happy warming effectEnergeticSunshineArousal of cheerful feelings and freshnessGreat mental stimulant A classy, luxury glitz of glamourA confident, generous, self-workA victorious , royal, …

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Town Eclogues: Thursday; The Bassette-Table

by Lady Mary Wortley Montagu SMILINDA and CARDELIA.CARDELIA.THE bassette-table spread, the tallier come,Why stays SMILINDA in the dressing-room ?Rise, pensive nymph ! the tallier stays for you. SMILINDA.Ah ! Madam, since my SHARPER is untrue,I joyless make my once ador’d alpieu.I saw him stand behind OMBRELIA’s Chair,And whisper with that soft deluding air,And those feign’d …

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Wild nights – Wild nights!

by Emily Dickinson Wild nights – Wild nights!Were I with theeWild nights should beOur luxury! Futile – the winds –To a Heart in port –Done with the Compass –Done with the Chart! Rowing in Eden –Ah – the Sea!Might I but moor – tonight –In thee! God bless and have an amazing Tuesday! 🙂

The Letter

“My dearest Martha, I’m writing to you to tell you something I should’ve years ago. I’m sure you probably hate me and quite frankly I don’t blame you. I hate myself, too. If I know you the way I think I do, you’re probably saying I’m feeling sorry for myself. I’m not, I’m really not. …

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