Thursday, November 15, 2012

Our Time

A   L   O   H   A  !
"When we drop fear,
 we can draw nearer
 to people, 
we can draw nearer
 to the earth,
 we can draw nearer 
to all the heavenly creatures 
that surround us. "

Bell Hooks











" Cathedral "


"A rock pile
ceases to be a rock pile
the moment
 a single man
 contemplates it,
bearing within him
the image of a cathedral. "

Antoine de Saint-Exupery













" Be thou comforted,
 little dog,
Thou too in
 Resurrection
 shall have a little 
golden tail. "

Martin Luther 





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Today I realized
that the 
theme
of the first part
of my life
was my distance
and difference
from others.

I learned all I could
from that.

Now the motif
is all that
we share.

Going out,
coming in.

To everything
there is a time.

This is 
OUR Time!

Thank YOU
for being here-


 
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Thanks for visiting!
                            Warmly,
cloudia



31 comments:

Lynn said...

Love that sentiment from Martin Luther.

the walking man said...

If this is our time (speaking in general here, generationally our time) well we have everything fairly screwed up at the moment so we better learn to get along a little better, maybe start with the stopping of the sale of so many rounds of ammo.

ladyfi said...

Wonderful shots and quotes. This is indeed our time!

Dave King said...

"Cathedral" made a lot of sense to me.

Brian Miller said...

i like the second half of life much more...we were never meant to walk life alone you know...and we are not all that much different....off to contemplate the rocks pile...smiles

aloha from va

Victor Aranda said...

He disfrutado con tus fotografías y esos versos sobre el miedo.
que tengas un buen dia
Saludos

PerthDailyPhoto said...

I had the very same thought today too Cloudia, I''m really enjoying learning something new from all around the world every day.

Akelamalu said...

Love the quotes Cloudia. x

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Anonymous said...

Da barking white doggie needs to take his human's right arm to handling class! DrumMajor

Teresa said...

Sharing is good! Love the pictures.

Lisa said...

Sometimes I feel like going back to the future, the 80s! Beautiful pictures and quotes.

TexWisGirl said...

coming together would be a beautiful thing.

The Weaver of Grass said...

Our time indeed Cloudia - we must make the most of it.

Myrna R. said...

Yes, it is our time. For me, so different than in youth. And I'm loving it.

Dianne said...

Hope says "sharing is caring"
they teach them that in pre-school and she takes it seriously
which I love

I continue to have trouble getting to here
my anti-virus and my browser just refuse some sites
I come here when I can get on the basement PC

but I think of you all the time :)

ashok said...

lovely post!

Charles Gramlich said...

I especially liked the quote about dogs!

Robert Geiss said...

'to drop ones fear' - thank you very much for that. Please have you all a good Friday.

DeniseinVA said...

I too love the sentiment from Martin Luther. Loved the 'cathedral' and love this post :)

Karen S. said...

Lovely thoughts- and photos, and it is our time, and may it fun slowly and gracefully onward! Take care-enjoy all- Karen

LONDONLULU said...

Aloha Cloudia, PerthDailyPhoto very sweetly directed me here - your blog is beautiful! I grew up in Hawaii and it's lovely see this. I just returned from visiting family there & already miss it:)

Cloudia said...

Well what a pleasure to meet YOU!!


Thanks SO much my sweet pals


Dr. Russell Norman Murray said...

Have to state, those dogs look like a handful...

Good bright photos as usual.:)

Back to cool weather here...

SandyCarlson said...

Thank YOU! This speaks to my heart and to my experience.

Mike Williams said...

Sure, all young people have to separate and we need distance when we are young to find out what we hold dear and what means the most. And often we find that its our relationships that mean the most and become what we cherish. You nail it.
Aloha

Lisa said...

Hi Cloudia, please do not miss the oh I miss you slideshow, I made it for you :)

magiceye said...

Great to be part of our time!

Namaste /\ from Mumbai
Aloha!

John McElveen said...

Blessings Trinity!!!!!

J

Bob Bushell said...

Well said Cloudia, and I love the saying of Martin Luther. The trees that gives birth of the leaves are tremendous, brilliant photos.

Cloudia said...

So happy that YOU came by! Each of you is wonderful