Tag: freedom

I Won’t Abide

That religion tells me not to dance in that country? Not a chance. But I find the movement so entrancing Nothing quashes me from dancing.   “Dance me to your beauty with a burning violin Dance me through the panic ’til I’m gathered safely…

Trying to Break Free: A Lesson in Determination

Mom has given me cherry-flavored Lundren’s throat lozenges for my sore throat. I keep them in my coat pocket. At playground time, I am the most popular girl at the swing set. It is springtime. We have an incubator in our lunchroom. It has…

Concede to breathe

Concede that much of life is beyond our control.   But recognize distinction between fact or merely theory what you can and cannot see enlightened recognition accept adapt succumb to breathing free     photo credit daily word prompt: Succumb

“When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.”
 — Jimi Hendrix       daily word prompt: Overcome Home

A worthy quote

Let Freedom Reign

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” Thank you, Harriet Tubman. On this day, in 1853, she started the Underground Railroad of…

Fighting for Freedom

Security in numbers. Read this great article here.

Is there? I think not. There are many.

Now, I know what this means

I don’t remember what I was thinking when I originally painted this. Now, the meaning is clear.  The “man” below symbolizes our country trying to hold up the Statue of Liberty, America.

Oh, Say Can You See?

… of the United States, have elected a new president and I spent most of yesterday in the dark, literally. Do I blame those who voted differently than me? Of course not. Our forefathers gave us that right. The ground beneath me (perhaps yours) has cracked and shifted….