This simple but very poignant quote comes from my childhood heroine who is still my adult heroine today. She formed many of my viewpoints on what “disabled” people can do at an early age. We all have some kind of disability, big or small, it’s how we view it that makes all the difference. We can downplay or highlight it. Make the most of your … Continue reading Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much. – Helen Keller. Commentary by Paulette Le Pore Motzko
Turn your phone off and turn on and tune in to life! It’s not too late! Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko. Photography, digital art and graphic design by Paulette L. Motzko, PLM Studios. Copyright July 10th 2018. 2 p.m. When you’re over 50 years old as I admit I am, you become a walking piece of History. I remember Walter Cronkite’s telecast on Channel … Continue reading Life before cell phones: Do you remember a time when you looked into someone’s eyes when you spoke to them? Do you remember when you had a real up close, memorable, enjoyable conversation?
Photography and digital photo Arts by Paulette L. Motzko. Copyright December 10th 2017 at 4:25 p.m. Continue reading May this Human Rights Day 2017 set a chain reaction for all people to be treated with respect and dignity regardless of their color or their sacred beliefs. Paulette L. Motzko
I already signed this existing petition which allows you to voice your opinion about how Trump is handling things as President. It’s all done digitally and takes about 3 minutes to sign digitally. 1 million signatures are needed so share it everywhere if you feel strongly about Freedom, the Integrity of our people as American citizens, and want to see that our children grow up … Continue reading Sign and Share Tom Steyer’s Petition to Impeach Donald Trump: https://action.needtoimpeach.com/t4-img?sc=fbs
When I heard this song play this afternoon I remembered the opening of the movie with a feather that was done with CGI Graphics that was blowing all over the place through town, landing on the bench where Forrest Gump was sitting. I remember so vividly in technicolor and have that beautiful image playing in my mind like the movie did. Combined with the beautiful … Continue reading “I Am Forrest Gump” by Alan Silvestri
Those brilliant words came from my wonderful friend Luis A. Delgado. He and I met in Southern California in Westminster many years ago, and even though neither of us live in California any longer we are still connected and are “kindred spirits”. WE BOTH have “the ocean and the beach in our soul” from living NEAR THE PACIFIC OCEAN so many years. We also are … Continue reading “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll always get what you’ve always had and you’ll always want what you always run away from.”- Luis A. Delgado
I bought 20 beautiful large paperwhites about a month ago, and due to all the terrible weather events we had all over the world, they were delayed in the shipment. I contacted the people that I bought them from and one of the managers contacted me back and they were sent priority mail the next day. Even though it’s Autumn here in Las Vegas, Nevada … Continue reading Have “Springtime in Autumn” by Paulette L. Motzko & Watch “Forcing Paper Whites, a How-to Video with Glenwood Weber” on YouTube
Photo created by Paulette L Motzko, Copyright June 2017 PLM Studios. Wednesday June 14th 2017 at Here’s a note about the sparking American flag I used in the photo here…. It is one of my grandmother’s cherished pins she used to wear. She was my mother’s mother and singlehandedly raised her children on her own due to my grandfather James Hubert Hart dying of spinal … Continue reading BLESS THE BEAUTIFUL UNITED STATES OF AMERICA! Happy Flag Day 2017!
Image created by Paulette Motzko. Photo of Paulette Motzko by Glenn Clayton. Photo of Ramona Le Pore by Paulette Motzko. PLM Studios, Copyright 2017 Written & Compiled by Paulette Motzko on April 15th 2017 at 3:16 p.m. What is something you did that involve courage, persistence and determination? Share your uplifting story where the followers on Totally Inspired Mind.com Continue reading Have Courage, Faith and Persistence and You Can Do Anything
When $65,000 a year for a drug is applauded http://www.cnn.com/2017/04/03/health/prescription-drug-prices-public-opinion/index.html Paulette Le Pore Motzko’s Note to Pharmaceutical Companies on Placing People First and Nevada’s Unfair Treatment of People with Epilepsy, Civil Rights & Disabilities I wish more pharmaceutical companies had more or a “Triple Win Attitude”: I Win, You Win & Society Wins. Huge multi million dollar companies need to keep ever present the real, … Continue reading When $65,000 a year for a drug is applauded : Pharmaceutical Prices & A Disabled Person’s Right To Live in Dignity with All Needs Met
Coffee Shop Employees Console Widow Through Window of Drive-Through (LOOK): http://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/coffee-shop-employees-console-widow-window-drive-thru/ From GoodNewsNetwork.org. Compiled by Paulette Motzko March 21st 2017 at 9:25 a.m. Continue reading Coffee Shop Employees Console Widow through Window of Drive-Through (Look)
http://paper.li/PollyMotzko/1356861050#/ More people have epilepsy than you are aware. Many people you know have it but they just wanted to tell you later, for fear that you won’t be their friend or something. All you need is a blow on the head, high fever, convulsions, severe enough infection or a coma and you could acquire it. I had all those things and nearly died before … Continue reading Your Epilepsy News Resource
https://www.google.com/amp/amp.al.com/v1/articles/20276315/a_day_without_a_woman_what_to.amp Continue reading International Women’s Day is Tomorrow March 8th 2017: What to Expect, How to Participate & the Protest in Washington.
Above image photographed at The Springs Preserve by Paulette Motzko. Above image photographed by Paulette Motzko in Laguna Woods, California. Digital Photo Arts by Paulette Motzko, PLM Studios, February 2017. While watching a wonderful and enlightening documentary, I put together this piece here. Check out this web site called TheMinimalists.com. TheMinimalists.com One of the rules that – says is: 1.”Every possession serves a purpose or … Continue reading Minimalism by Paulette Le Pore Motzko
Helen Keller Says: “If I regarded my life from the point of view of the pessimist, I should be undone. I should seek in vain for the light that does not visit my eyes and the music that does not ring in my ears. I should beg night and day and never be satisfied. I should sit apart in awful solitude, a prey to fear … Continue reading Wisdom from Helen Keller
Helen Keller Says: “If we make up our minds that this is a drab and purposeless universe, it will be that, and nothing else. On the other hand, if we believe that the earth is ours, and that the sun and moon hang in the sky for our delight, there will be joy upon the hills and gladness in the fields because the Artist in … Continue reading If we make up our minds that this is a drab and purposeless universe, it will be that, and nothing else. On the other hand, if we believe that the Earth is ours, and the Sun and Moon hang in the sky for our Delight, there will be gladness in the fields….
TV icon Betty White turns 95 http://www.cnn.com/video/data/3.0/video/celebrities/2017/01/16/betty-white-birthday-95-years-old-jcorig-mobile.cnn/index.xml Continue reading TV icon Betty White turns 95
Helen Keller Says: “I, for one, love strength, daring, fortitude. I do not want people to kill the fight in them; I want them to fight for right things.” One of the earliest known pictures of Helen Keller with her extraordinary teacher Anne Sullivan. She was my role model since I was 9 years old diagnosed with epilepsy. I discovered her and playing piano I’m … Continue reading I, for one, love strength, daring, fortitude. I do not want people to kill the fight in them; I want them to fight for the right things. Helen Keller
Image from Pinterest, from LiveLifeHappy.com Compiled and shared by Paulette Motzko. January 14th 2017 at 12:06 p.m. Continue reading It Cost Nothing to be a Decent Person
http://paper.li/PollyMotzko/1356862348?edition_id=ebc2e3c0-d58a-11e6-95ce-0cc47a0d164b&utm_campaign=paper_sub&utm_medium=email&utm_source=subscription There are 71 contributors today in today’s issue of Ramona’s Alzheimer’s Disease Daily. Image created by Paulette Motzko, PLM Studios, Las Vegas Nevada. Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Copyright January 2017. Paulette Le Pore Motzko is the Editor and Creator of Ramona’s Alzheimer’s Disease Daily. Ramona Lea Le Pore was born in Kansas on June 19th 1931 and touched the face of God … Continue reading Ramona’s Alzheimer’s Disease Daily
https://www.amazon.ca/Celestial-Proposal-Invitation-Join-Kind/dp/1494716755/ref=sr_1_1_twi_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1421335100&sr=8-1&keywords=The+Celestial+Proposal My trail blazing inspiring author friend Jane Catherine Rozelle wrote this phenomenal, inspiring book called Thearlier Celestial Proposal that will open your mind to new, faith guided ways of thinking . And, if you are already a spiritual person like I am, it will give you room to grow in self discovery. This link will take you to where you can purchase the book … Continue reading Book Review: The Celestial Proposal: Our Invitation to Join the God Kind
We all have Thanksgiving stories to tell and memories that stand out from the rest. Can you share some of the special times that you remember I’m Thanksgiving? Was there a time that you donated your time to a Food Bank and cooked and made food for the homeless and underprivileged? Was there a time when your family got together and everything and everybody was … Continue reading What was one of your best Thanksgiving memories?
Helen Keller Says: “I seldom think about my limitations, and they never make me sad. Perhaps there is just a touch of yearning at times; but it is vague, like a breeze among flowers.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.helen.keller.daily Compiled by Paulette Motzko Image from Pinterest from http://www.VeryBestQuotes.com November 2016 9:19 a.m. Continue reading I seldom think about my limitations, and they never make me sad. Perhaps there is just a touch of yearning at times; but it is vague, like a breeze among flowers. – Helen Keller
Looking for hope in Trump’s America at MLK’s grave site http://www.cnn.com/2016/11/11/us/mlk-crypt-trump-reaction/index.html Continue reading Looking for hope in Trump’s America at MLK’s grave site
Helen Keller Says: “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.helen.keller.daily Images from Pinterest. Compiled by Paulette Motzko Continue reading Life is either a daring Adventure or Nothing at All. Helen Keller
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/donald-trump-elected-president-united-states/ Continue reading I pray Trump Really Does Make America Great Again as He is Now Our 45th President of The United States
Image photographed by my friend Angela. Photo Editing and Graphic Arts by Paulette L Motzko, Copyright November 2016 November 4th 2016 1:34 p.m. Continue reading Do what you love and love what you do. Think of what you’re giving …Instead of getting & watch your life CHANGE!
We’re Still Here – http://wp.me/p46axJ-pb The theme today on Totally Inspired Mind is “the high desert”….I searched “high desert” on the Reader on my WordPress app on my Galaxy Note 4 I am writing this with. Up came wonderful, vibrant, refreshing stories from writer/photographer/bloggers living in New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada- which is how I spotted Jolyn Young’s true life story about what it’s like … Continue reading We’re Still Here by Jolyn Young (Cowboys, Cows & Cowgirls)
Helen Keller Says: “When I recollect the treasure of friendship that has been bestowed upon me I withdraw all charges against life. If much has been denied me, much, very much has been given. So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart I shall say that life is good.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.helen.keller.daily Images from Pinterest Compiled by Paulette L Motzko October 31st … Continue reading When I recollect The Treasure of Friendship…- Helen Keller
Man fights rare cancer with twin’s identical stem cells http://www.cnn.com/2016/10/27/health/twin-dna-fights-cancer/index.html Continue reading Man fights rare cancer with twin’s identical stem cells
U.S. economy posts best growth in 2 years http://money.cnn.com/2016/10/28/news/economy/us-economic-growth-gdp-third-quarter/index.html Continue reading U.S. economy posts best growth in 2 years
Written originally three years ago today by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Copyright October 27th, 2013 Updated by Paulette Le Pore Motzko October 27th, 2016 Images of Earth, Undersea Diver with Fish, Beach & Starfish, President Obama from Pinterest, Authors Unknown Sources from Pinterest Minimizing Apathy and Maximizing Social Responsibility in America Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Copyright October 2016 Totally Inspired Mind: Where Positive Minds … Continue reading Maximizing Social Responsibilty in America & The Realization How All Life Is Connected
Les Brown says : “Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.success.secrets.daily All wallpaper images hand selected with love by Paulette L Motzko Compiled by Paulette L Motzko October 25th, 2016 10:19 a.m. Continue reading Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars. Les Brown
Deepak Chopra says : “If you focus on success, you’ll have stress. But if you pursue excellence, success will be guaranteed.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.american.spiritual.masters.daily Photography by Leonardo Valencia Photo Editing and Graphic Arts by Paulette Motzko, Valencia Motzko Inc, Copyright October 2016 Continue reading If you focus on success, you’ll have stress. But if you pursue excellence, success will be guaranteed. – Deepak Chopra
Helen Keller Says: “Hold out your hands to feel the luxury of the sunbeams.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.helen.keller.daily Open field image wallpaper from Zedge.com Compiled by Paulette L Motzko October 23rd, 2016 8:39 a.m. Continue reading Hold out your hands to feel the luxury of the sun beams. -Helen Keller
https://music.youtube.com/watch?v=AT9UuZv77Uc&feature=share The sweetest of dreams be yours everyone, until I bring you some more inspiration and hopefully make you think in ways you’ve never thought that has far-reaching effects in your life. Changing your attitude and perspective is like throwing a tiny pebble in a placid pool. The rippling effect continues long afterwards. Image of Miss Motzko photographed by Paulette L. Motzko Written by Paulette Le … Continue reading Watch “Sweet Dreams:Bedtime Songs,Sleeping Music,Relaxing Music for Sleeping,Relax,Lullabies,Sleep Music” on YouTube
https://music.youtube.com/watch?v=Xv1Yx3eFnEg&feature=share I love this beautiful acoustic guitar play list. If you are a creative person just like I am, the key is to find out to flowing inspiration is to know in an intimate way what environment helps you create the best in yourself. Keep repeating it over and over again. What works for you will be different than anyone else. Things that inspire … Continue reading Relaxing Background Guitar Music & How Creating An Inspiring Environment by Paulette Motzko
All images searched on Pinterest, Compiled by Paulette L Motzko October 22, 2016 9:13 a.m. Continue reading Watch “Michelle Obama’s Top 10 Rules For Success (@FLOTUS)” on YouTube
Helen Keller Says: “Three things I thank God every day of my life for: Things that he has vouchsafed me knowledge of his works Deep thanks that he has set in my darkness the lamp of faith. Deep, deepest thanks that I have another life to look forward to–a life joyous with light and flowers and heavenly song.” Image from Pinterest. Compiled by Paulette Motzko … Continue reading Three free things I thank God everyday of my life for ….
https://music.youtube.com/watch?v=O1-4u9W-bns&feature=share I love this song and the video shows how you can triumph over adversity and you are the same no matter what. Also, it shows love can triumph over any set of circumstances. Awesome job #Jason Mraz! From one southern Californian to another who loves the palm tree studded Pacific Coast Highway. I can’t wait to go back and see my friend’s and the … Continue reading Watch “Jason Mraz – I Won’t Give Up [Official Music Video]” on YouTube
Helen Keller Says: “Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disenfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourses of my book friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.helen.keller.daily I must agree with Helen Keller because books have been my friend since very young and I think they just might always be. That’s a look at … Continue reading Literature is My Utopia….. Helen Keller
I see God in every majestic mountain, and even in the dusty, windy arid high Desert in Las Vegas. Nature’s splendor and magnificence continually inspires and rejuvinates me. Written & Created by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Written by Paulette L Motzko Images photographed & digital arts by Paulette Motzko. Copyright October 2016 Continue reading God is in Every Mountain, the Cacti and Desert Wildflowers. – Paulette Motzko
I wish people would simply put trash in a trash can and look at the sea and the ocean and river’s and streams and think of it as our marine life’s home. Water is also necessary for us to sustain life. By throwing trash and plastics and garbage in the sea, we are slowly but surely messing up one of our own most vital natural … Continue reading Plastics To Outweigh Fish if We Don’t Change Our Habits & Recycle More!
Passion for Passion – http://wp.me/p7V2xb-25 Continue reading People with Great Passion Can Make the Impossible Happen.
Above image created by Paulette Motzko, Copyright September 2016 Photograph of Paulette Motzko taken by my manager friend who works at Blueberry Hill- when I first moved to Las Vegas. The background image was photographed by me in Vista, CA as I was walking down the street to go to the Vista Library and I loved the shapes of the leaves on the trees there. … Continue reading Paulette Motzko Welcome’s Cooler Days in The High Desert
Obama: Trump ‘unfit’ for presidency http://www.cnn.com/2016/08/02/politics/obama-says-trump-unfit-for-presidency/index.html Hooray! Finally Obama says exactly what I have been writing and saying all week. I hope this is the first step to taking very very strict action of for the first time in history deeming someone unfit to be the president of United States. It’s not a free chair. You have to earn that chair was there ever a … Continue reading Obama: Declared Trump ‘Unfit’ Equal Rights, Leadership vs Dictatorship & Disabled Rights in Nevada by P.L Motzko)
God our Father, Giver of life, We entrust The United States of America to your loving care. You are The Rock on which this nation was founded. You alone are the true source of our cherished rights to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Reclaim this land For Your Glory and dwell among Your people. Send your spirit to touch the hearts of our … Continue reading Prayer For Our Nation
Julianna Snow’s Light will never ever grow dim. I am saddened that the world will not be graced by her presence any longer. For never having met her, she touched my heart and soul in a way nobody has.” – Paulette L Motzko June 21st, 2016 at 8:37 p.m. Love, not pity, was 5-year-old Julianna’s lesson http://www.cnn.com/2016/06/21/health/heaven-over-hospital-julianna-snow-reflections/index.html Paulette Motzko author/blogger at The Red Rock Resort … Continue reading Love, not pity, was 5-year-old Julianna Yuri Snow’s lesson
Feel free to share this post on your blog too to continue the chain of support! I also shared a CNN story that takes people to a page where they can donate blood and other resources. Paulette Motzko Image created by Paulette Motzko, PLM Studios, Las Vegas, NV June 13th, 2016 at 1:43 p.m. Continue reading LOVE Sent to the Families and Friends of the Young LGBT Murder Victims in Orlando, Florida from Paulette Motzko
Valedictorian Larissa Martinez said in her graduation speech: “I’m undocumented” http://www.cnn.com/2016/06/10/us/texas-undocumented-valedictorian-trnd/index.html You have to read what this very brave young lady said as Valedictorian at her graduation. Her courageous speech surprised everyone, and she was bright in saving her secret for a “punch line “at the end of her speech. America was founded on the principles that all people have the same rights. She made … Continue reading Larissa Martinez in her Valedictorian in Graduation Speech: I’m Undocumented
To all the veterans past and present Paulette Le Pore Motzko salutes your sacrifices-physical and mental and I know from talking to my veteran friends, veterans don’t call themselves heroes, but you are the backbone of the USA,and our ever watchful protector like a lighthouse on the darkest night. God bless my dad Ernest Carl Le Pore, and my uncle Robert Stewart who are both … Continue reading To All the Veterans Past and Present Paulette Le Pore Motzko Salutes Your Sacrifices
“The next time you have a 33 minute commute or have a long bus ride like I do quite often, or have something that you’re doing that you want to really hear something empowering and extraordinary, listen to Les Brown’s words. He has a wonderful way of taking the experiences that he’s gone through in life transforming them into fresh metaphors and comparisons that empower … Continue reading Watch “Les Brown: Keys To Self Motivation (Inspirational!)” on YouTube
Warren Buffett’s advice for living is fantastic. He has many short and sweet pointers they can become guiding principles if you allow them to be. I was listening to this YouTube video when I was in the kitchen doing things one of the key points I picked up was “what people look for” is people who are energetic and smart and the other component in … Continue reading “Warren Buffett’s Top 10 Rules For Success” & Paulette Motzko’s Advice
” Jim Carrey is a Visionary and uses very empowering visualisations to have propelled himself from being homeless – but with very detailed dreams and goals of what he wanted his life to be- to living his dreams and a success story. He now speaks in front of large groups of people at universities giving them advice on how to live, and telling them what … Continue reading “Jim Carrey’s Top 10 Rules For Success” & P. Motzko’s Commentary-From Vision to Living The Dream
I bought this book 2 weeks after Christmas last year. It was on the best-seller rack at Barnes and Noble in Summerlin. What an extraordinary person Ben Carson is! Of all the people running for the Office of the President of the USA, I wish he had won. Extraordinary things would have happened, had he been in a position to change things for us all. … Continue reading Gifted Hands by Ben Carson- The Ben Carson Story:Read This Book!
I learn many things new through the course of my day everyday. I have always had an unquenchable thirst for knowledge, even since I was a small child at 4 years old, learning to read, and then learning phonetics. I learned the meanings of the prefixes and suffixes when I was 6 years old. I learned the value of a book and the extraordinary concepts … Continue reading Google Talk The Global Translation Chat App & & Paulette Motzko’s Thrill of Discovery
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Horse-riding farm helps special needs kids http://www.cnn.com/2016/04/21/us/cnnheroes-harry-swimmer-mitey-riders-horse/index.html Continue reading Horse-riding farm helps special needs kids
The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Jefferson. https://play.google.com/store/books/details?id=R8fTAAAAMAAJ Tomorrow is Thomas Jefferson’s birthday celebrated in the United States here and I was surprised to see that nobody wrote about it on WordPress when I searched on the reader. I have one of his books and found it from in an antique store years ago. He wrote several books and was a very good writer. This … Continue reading Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday Tomorrow -Read His Timely Words
If you want to laugh or smile watch this. I was born in 1961 and so I grew up watching cartoons with Mel Blanc and his extraordinary voice, but I didn’t realize that all the voices on Looney Tunes it came from him! I didn’t know him or see his face until much later on interviews. This was hands down the best thing I’ve seen … Continue reading Watch “Mel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand Voices” on YouTube
Quote written Paulette Le Pore Motzko Flower Photos by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Copyright January 2014 10:34 a.m. – 11 a.m. Continue reading There are too many people who mindlessly do a job instead of helping fix a situation or problem that would help everyone. People can become the solution to any problem, no matter how seeming difficult. All they have to do is CARE and ACT. Apathy should be a crime. – Paulette Le Pore Motzko
Disabled War Vet Realizes His Baseball Dreams after 50 Surgery Click on the above link so you can see and hear the video of this amazing hero. NOT ONLY IS A HERO IN THAT HE PROTECTED US IN IRAQ AS A VETERAN OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, BUT ALSO AS A COURAGEOUS SPIRIT AND A ROLE MODEL FOR OTHERS WHO ARE DISABLED. He endured … Continue reading Daniel Doc Jacobs Lives Dream For A Day Playing With the Los Angeles Dodgers
America’s Child Haiku by Paulette Le Pore Motzko America’s Child All races and creeds unite One equal common bond All being given The same equal rights Shelter, food and love I see too many Who suffer and have nothing Urgent need is here Continue reading Haiku: America’s Child