Sorrow prepares you for joy. It violently sweeps everything out of your house, so that new joy can find space to enter. It shakes the yellow leaves from the bough of your heart, so that fresh, green leaves can grow in their place. It Pulls up the rotten roots, so that new roots hidden beneath … Continue reading


Don't let them think that we've broken down; That we've cracked up. We merely dropped leaves, For a further spring. ~ Rumi Hard times are inescapable but they are tools to prepare you for the good ones coming later! This has been always the case for me; there has been always something to learn, appreciate, … Continue reading