These beautiful words were written by Edith Wharton, an American novelist, short story writer, and designer who was born on 24 January 1862She was the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for literature in 1921 for her novel “The Age of Innocence” She loved dogs, although she seldom included them in her fiction: they […]🐕”My little dog – a heartbeat at my feet” 🐕 — words and music and stories
Thank you, for your Attitude of Gratitude: Some people toss the phrase, I LOVE YOU around like they are flinging confetti at a party. So, you might be tempted to think them insincere, Bur anytime you are told I LOVE YOU, it is a direct comment from a higher source and the speaker, merely the […]Attitude of Gratitude January 28 2021 — Annette Rochelle Aben
I sat with him at the table. He offered me bread, a goblet of wine. After I partook he gave me a quill, some parchment, his smiling eyes encouraging me to write. Somehow the quill took over, gliding across the surface with ease. Before I knew it I was looking at a line of words I didn’t recognise. I looked up at him, his kind countenance pitying my ignorance.
“Try reading it again,” he said.
I looked down — suddenly the script made sense. “Reading what I have just written, I now believe.”
A gentle smile was pursing his lips.
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