Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much. – Helen Keller. Commentary by Paulette Le Pore Motzko

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

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?

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?

So many prayers being answered and I am so grateful….

Above image taken by my dear friend Frederick Blanche at Lake Las Vegas Friday night. It was the first time I had ever been to Lake Las Vegas and I really had no idea where he was taking me to, as he wanted to keep it a surprise. It was the most beautiful, cool evening with the enchanting lights all around and the reflection of … Continue reading So many prayers being answered and I am so grateful….

How can you add some “sparkle” to your day?

When was the last time you noticed everyone smiling in a room because of special things you said to the people who were in it? A smile is a gift from God and more of them should be exchanged between strangers as we journey through life. After all, a person is a “stranger” until you say “hello”. What ways can you add some sparkle to … Continue reading How can you add some “sparkle” to your day?

What three words are meaningful to you? Share your three words in the comment box.

Integrity, Compassion, and Proactivity are my three words which signify things that are key stars in my life. It would be awesome to hear from some of the many followers and readers on totally inspired mind. Maybe your reader that just joined over the last 30 days, and I thoroughly appreciate your presence here everyday. What are three things which matter to you? How about I ask … Continue reading What three words are meaningful to you? Share your three words in the comment box.

Here’s to the fools who dream crazy as they may seem….

Here’s to the dreamers to the poets, to the artists, and to the bloggers like you and I -reading this. Here’s to the special people that do things no one has ever done before  knowing full well when you have to tread new territory. Above image photographed by Paulette Le Pore Motzko from the original oil painting by Ramona Lea Le Pore Paulette’s mother. Below … Continue reading Here’s to the fools who dream crazy as they may seem….

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

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

Thanksgiving Every Day: Thankfulness is a Mindsetest and Way of Life

Me choosing scrumptious subtlety sweet Italian Lemon Cream Cake at Fellini’s Italian Restaurant at the Stratosphere by candlelight late at night which is something I typically don’t do as I go to bed pretty early and get up pretty early, but something told me to just go out and enjoy my Thanksgiving the day before all the crowds blocked the freeway getting down to the … Continue reading Thanksgiving Every Day: Thankfulness is a Mindsetest and Way of Life

“I Am Forrest Gump” by Alan Silvestri

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

It’s always summer in my heart.

It’s no matter that I have lived in Las Vegas, NV several years now with the dust blowing around me and the rocks beneath my feet; it will always be summer in my heart and soul. Me below at the Starbucks in The Stratosphere. The photo was taken a few days ago on the 11th of November.  I was born in Tucson, Arizona, also the … Continue reading It’s always summer in my heart.

Your Vibe Attracts your Tribe!

Empowering Image photographed and created by Paulette L Motzko. Copyright October 2017. PLM Studios. Las Vegas, Nevada. What you put out in the universe is even more important now than ever.  What vibe are you giving out to the world?  Is it good?  Is it bad?  Or is it a different?  Indifference or apathy is the worst crime of all in my opinion.  Treat others … Continue reading Your Vibe Attracts your Tribe!

“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

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

Our Actions on the Keyboard of Earth Trigger Hammers on the Piano Strings in Heaven. Our obedience pulls the ropes which ring the bells of Heaven’s belfries. -Max Lucado

Quote from Max Lucado’s fabulous book called “Morning and Evening Devotional Journal. Grace for the Moment by Max Lucado.” I created the image below after having my piano tuned again last night. This morning, when I was saying my daily prayers, readings and meditations I came across the quote that was just made for the picture that I created last night it is almost as … Continue reading Our Actions on the Keyboard of Earth Trigger Hammers on the Piano Strings in Heaven. Our obedience pulls the ropes which ring the bells of Heaven’s belfries. -Max Lucado

Have “Springtime in Autumn” by     Paulette L. Motzko & Watch “Forcing Paper Whites, a How-to Video with Glenwood Weber” on YouTube

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

Your Feel Good Song of The Week by Coldplay. “THE ADVENTURE OF A LIFETIME”

….not to mention the incredible CGI animation crew that it took to choreograph and create this production. Turn your magic on. Everything you want is a dream away. Under this pressure, this weight- We are diamonds.  I feel my heart beating…. Cuz you make me feel-like I’m alive again. Awesome and deep words with a lot of meaning. Images from Pinterest from various sources. Written and … Continue reading Your Feel Good Song of The Week by Coldplay. “THE ADVENTURE OF A LIFETIME”

Light House by James Taylor & “A Lighthouse is what I Hope to Be” by Paulette Le Pore Motzko

I am so surprised I have never heard this beautiful song by James Taylor and that it wasn’t played more when it came out years ago, and isn’t played more now.  His music got me through high school and it’s still getting me by. Between his melodic harmonies,  beautiful guitar playing, and wisdom filled words…he’s still got it and illustrates how you can get better … Continue reading Light House by James Taylor & “A Lighthouse is what I Hope to Be” by Paulette Le Pore Motzko

Take time to play or sing a song, write what inspires you, cook a new recipe, and share it with the special people in your life. 

Image photographed and created by Paulette L. Motzko, PLM Studios, Las Vegas, Nevada. Copyright June 2017. Posted June 21st 2017 at 1:19 p.m. Continue reading Take time to play or sing a song, write what inspires you, cook a new recipe, and share it with the special people in your life. 

BLESS THE BEAUTIFUL UNITED STATES OF AMERICA! Happy Flag Day 2017!

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!

Speak to your children as if they are the wisest, kindest, most beautiful and magical humans on Earth, for what they believe is what they will become. Brooke Hampton

That is exactly what my mother said to me all my life. She was my best cheerleader, my confidante, my motivator the sunshine and the sky on a beautiful summer stay and the brightest star that glimmers at night. I think her everyday for all of what she gave me: love, inspiration, her time, sharing ideas, sharing secrets that only the two of us knew … Continue reading Speak to your children as if they are the wisest, kindest, most beautiful and magical humans on Earth, for what they believe is what they will become. Brooke Hampton

Sunrise Serenade: Drinking great coffee, smelling the fresh, morning air and listening to the birds

Written by and Photography and Digital Photo Arts by  Paulette Le Pore Motzko. Copyright June 2017. June 3rd, 2017 at 2:02 p.m. Yesterday morning at went out on the balcony with my favorite Starbucks Pike Peak coffee brewed in my Ninja Coffee Bar I bought myself for Christmas.  (The coffee maker has paid itself in dividends back for the joy that I’ve gotten out of … Continue reading Sunrise Serenade: Drinking great coffee, smelling the fresh, morning air and listening to the birds

Ramona’s Alzheimer’s Disease Daily

http://paper.li/PollyMotzko/1356862348#/ There are over 100 contributors on this issue of Ramona’s Alzheimer’s Disease Daily. Composite Sepia Tone Image of Ramona Lea Le Pore &  Paulette Le Pore Motzko created by Paulette Motzko.  Copyright Paulette Motzko,  PLM Studios, 2015, 2017 I hope my newsletter helps someone you know who has Alzheimer’s disease, dementia or memory trouble and also helps the caregivers who care for them. Word … Continue reading Ramona’s Alzheimer’s Disease Daily

Have Courage, Faith and Persistence and You Can Do Anything

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

Watch “Steve Barakatt California Vibes” on YouTube

https://music.youtube.com/watch?v=WUBmIS88Dko&feature=share Image photographed  and digital graphic arts by Paulette Motzko, PLM Studios. Taken in beautiful Huntington Beach, California. Compiled by Paulette Motzko. April 11th 2017 at 1:57 p.m. Continue reading Watch “Steve Barakatt California Vibes” on YouTube

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

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

For most people, their spiritual teacher is their suffering. Because eventually the suffering brings about awakening. Eckhart Tolle

“For most people, their spiritual teacher is their suffering. Because eventually the suffering brings about awakening.” Eckhart Tolle The sunrise seen off my balcony this morning as the songbirds serended spring”s upcoming arival. Written by Paulette Motzko. April 5th 2017 at 9:39 a.m. Compiled by Paulette Motzko Image photographed and digital graphic arts by Paulette Motzko, Copyright April 2017 Continue reading For most people, their spiritual teacher is their suffering. Because eventually the suffering brings about awakening. Eckhart Tolle

Still one of the funniest shows ever created Seinfeld

Image photography by Paulette Motzko, PLM Studios, April 2017. It’s refreshing to watch a show that doesn’t resort to either profanity for laughs or talking about sex or graphic descriptions of body parts as on some of the new site coms. The talent of all the actors along with great writers make for a show that future generations will be laughing at. We all need … Continue reading Still one of the funniest shows ever created Seinfeld

Baby Grand by Billy Joel and Ray Charles on Spotify

Compiled by Paulette Motzko. Me on my Nanny’s Henry F Miller piano she brought with her from Florida to California when she can to live with us when I was 9 years old. Little would I know how that piano would become my best friend. I haven’t played this song for some time  since I had my digital Roland 88 keyboard with incredible sampled sounds … Continue reading Baby Grand by Billy Joel and Ray Charles on Spotify

Test to see if WordPress.com is Still Blocking My Images After Paying $299.00 for their Business Plan. Updated Post

My Business Plan I purchased on September 9th, 2016 for TotallyInspiredMind is set to auto renew at $299.00 yearly on the same day this year, only if I feel their customer service improves radically and if I feel like I’m a valued part of what makes wordpress.com successful. They still haven’t told me WHY  they needed more money from me-dodging the question, and instead said … Continue reading Test to see if WordPress.com is Still Blocking My Images After Paying $299.00 for their Business Plan. Updated Post

Quotes About Purpose

​Quotes about Purpose Written and Compiled by Paulette Le Pore Motzko. All images photographed and created by Paulette Le Pore Motzko, PLM Studios Copyright March 2017 March 22nd 2017 • As far as we can discern, the whole purpose of human existence is the Kindle a light in the darkness of my being. – Carl G Jung 1875 – 1961. Memories, Dreams, Reflections. • Men’s … Continue reading Quotes About Purpose

Coffee Shop Employees Console Widow through Window of Drive-Through (Look)

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)

Never let the sadness of your past and the fear of your future ruin the happiness of your present. 

Image for Motivational Quotes by kushandwizdom. Compiled by Paulette Motzko on March 21st 2017 at 5:58 a.m. Continue reading Never let the sadness of your past and the fear of your future ruin the happiness of your present. 

Harvey Mackay says: “Optimists are Right. So are Pessimists. It’s up to you to choose which you will be.”

Harvey Mackay says : “Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It’s up to you to choose which you will be.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.success.secrets.daily Taken from Success Secrets Daily. Compiled by Paulette Motzko on March 18th 2017 at 8:37 a.m. Continue reading Harvey Mackay says: “Optimists are Right. So are Pessimists. It’s up to you to choose which you will be.”

Good morning everyone. Inspire Just One Person Today. Mentor Another

Written and compiled by Paulette Le Pore Motzko  Photography by Leonardo Valencia.  Digital photo Arts by Paulette Motzko. Copyright Valencia-Motzko Inc 2016 You can make the difference in subtle and very profound ways, without even knowing it in another person’s life.  The next time you really listen to your intuition or inner voice as I call it, give this some true thought: Think about someone … Continue reading Good morning everyone. Inspire Just One Person Today. Mentor Another

Patience, Hope and Courage by Rose Wolfe Millionaire Digest’s (Living Free With disAbilities)

Patience, Hope, and Courage (3 min read) – http://wp.me/p7hi1Z-6sD Images selected by Paulette Motzko from Pinterest. March 11th, 2017 3:40 a.m. Continue reading Patience, Hope and Courage by Rose Wolfe Millionaire Digest’s (Living Free With disAbilities)

Your Epilepsy News Resource

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

Make Every Day a Fiesta!

Even if you’re not celebrating something big, celebrate something very small and almost invisible that no one else would ever notice- but is very special to you. Those things are called things you are thankful for and blessings. Written and compiled by Paulette Motzko. Image photographed and created by Paulette Motzko, PLM Studios, Copyright 2017 March 6th 2017 at 1:32 p.m. Continue reading Make Every Day a Fiesta!

Life is your Pearl that lets You String One Great Moment After Another-Paulette Motzko

Image photographed and created by Paulette L Motzko,  PLM Studios,  Las Vegas, Nevada  Copyright March 2017. 2:23 p.m. Continue reading Life is your Pearl that lets You String One Great Moment After Another-Paulette Motzko

Stages of Our Lives Pass Like Changing Seasons by Paulette Le Pore Motzko New Version 

Above images created by Paulette Le Pore Motzko, Copyright 2016 Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko. Copyright February 2017 I accidentally erased the link that was on here going to a blog post called “Stages of Change”, and prior to finding the blog post in the wee hours this morning, I had the idea to write this. I thought the entire story would be written … Continue reading Stages of Our Lives Pass Like Changing Seasons by Paulette Le Pore Motzko New Version 

You’re the star of your show. Only You Get to Pick Who Your Cast Members Are who Play in Your Movie Called LIFE.

Image created by Paulette Le Pore Motzko,  PLM Studios  Copyright February 2017 If your life was a movie what would you name it? Who are the star players in it and why? Do you think your life would be a drama, comedy, thriller or family friendly rated G? Interesting points to ponder. My mom taught me as a young child of four years old but … Continue reading You’re the star of your show. Only You Get to Pick Who Your Cast Members Are who Play in Your Movie Called LIFE.

Minimalism by Paulette Le Pore Motzko 

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 

Your Epilepsy News Resource for Valentine’s Day 2017

http://paper.li/PollyMotzko/1356861050#/ There are 198 contributors in today’s issue of Your Epilepsy News Resource.  More people have epilepsy than you know. They probably just afraid to tell you and disclose the truth for fear that you would look differently upon them. Paulette Le Pore Motzko is the creator and Editor of Your Epilepsy News Resource. Read. Learn. Empower Yourself and Others With Knowledge.  Knowledge is Power.  … Continue reading Your Epilepsy News Resource for Valentine’s Day 2017

Celebrate your life each and every day because TIME is PRECIOUS and so are YOU!

Image photographed & created by Paulette Le Pore Motzko,  Copyright February 2017, PLM Studios Las Vegas. Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko. February 10th 2017 at 3:07 p.m. Continue reading Celebrate your life each and every day because TIME is PRECIOUS and so are YOU!

Helen Keller says “Certainly I believe that God gave us life for happiness, not misery. Humanity, I am sure, will never be made lazy or indifferent by an excess of happiness. Many persons have the wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.”

Helen Keller Says: “Certainly I believe that God gave us life for happiness, not misery. Humanity, I am sure, will never be made lazy or indifferent by an excess of happiness. Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose. Happiness should be a means of accomplishment, like health, not … Continue reading Helen Keller says “Certainly I believe that God gave us life for happiness, not misery. Humanity, I am sure, will never be made lazy or indifferent by an excess of happiness. Many persons have the wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.”

Note to self: I don’t have to take this day all at once, but rather, one step, one breath, one moment at a time. I am only one person. Things will get done when they get done.

Image from motivational quotes. Compiled by Paulette Motzko. January 31st 2017 at 1:45 p.m. Continue reading Note to self: I don’t have to take this day all at once, but rather, one step, one breath, one moment at a time. I am only one person. Things will get done when they get done.

To be aware of little, quiet things, you need to be quiet inside. A high degree of alertness is required. Be still. Look. Listen. Be present. Eckhart Tolle

“To be aware of little, quiet things, you need to be quiet inside. A high degree of alertness is required. Be still. Look. Listen. Be present.” Eckhart Tolle Image from Zedge.com.  Compiled by Paulette Motzko. January 30th 2017 at 1:42 p.m. Continue reading To be aware of little, quiet things, you need to be quiet inside. A high degree of alertness is required. Be still. Look. Listen. Be present. Eckhart Tolle

The More Extraordinary What You Do in Life is, The More Incredible Your Photos Will Be. Make Your Life Memorable and Capture Your Experience

Continue reading The More Extraordinary What You Do in Life is, The More Incredible Your Photos Will Be. Make Your Life Memorable and Capture Your Experience

Paulette Motzko’s Writing Books  Recommendations and Pathways to Inspiration

This article was inspired by one of my recent followers, who went through a very tragic and tumultuous year. Because of this it stopped this once prolific writer from producing anything at all.  Sometimes we can be over critical on ourselves, overanalyzing everything that we do. That quality doesn’t help us when we create anything of value in this world, written or otherwise. Create because … Continue reading Paulette Motzko’s Writing Books  Recommendations and Pathways to Inspiration

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….

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….

Two Cups of Tea, a Tree, and Spacey Me by Toni Andrukaitus

Tuesday:) Two Cups of Tea, a Tree, and Spacey Me – http://wp.me/p3106f-2wA Above image photographed & created  by Paulette Motzko, PLM Studios Copyright January 2017. January 20th 2017 2:31 p.m. Continue reading Two Cups of Tea, a Tree, and Spacey Me by Toni Andrukaitus

It’s the repetition of affirmations that lead to believe. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen. Claude M Bristol

Claude M. Bristol says : “It’s the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.success.secrets.daily Image created by Paulette Motzko, PLM Studios, Copyright 2017. Taken from Success Secrets Daily. Compiled by Paulette Motzko. January 17th 2017. 9:09 a.m. Continue reading It’s the repetition of affirmations that lead to believe. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen. Claude M Bristol

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

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

It Cost Nothing to be a Decent Person

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

Thank you to each and every one of my Triple-Winning, Extraordinary 2,691 Followers on Totally Inspired Mind!

You each are like special gifts that I unwrap each day when I read your comments and also explore your own blogs, stories and photographs.    I am very blessed to know you all through WordPress, and others through Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and some fresh air addresses and phone numbers. ( I am not on Facebookmuch any more due to it being too distracting on … Continue reading Thank you to each and every one of my Triple-Winning, Extraordinary 2,691 Followers on Totally Inspired Mind!

Watch “Claude Bolling – Baroque and Blue” on YouTube

https://music.youtube.com/watch?v=w-_QOlCJUek&feature=share  I’ve never heard Claude Bolling before he plays a mixture of classical and jazz merged together and it’s phenomenal. Paulette Le Pore Motzko January 8th, 2017 3:19 p.m. Continue reading Watch “Claude Bolling – Baroque and Blue” on YouTube

Ramona’s Alzheimer’s Disease Daily

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

You may have made a lot of wrong choices, but you’ve also made a lot that were right. Focus on your good qualities. Joel Osteen

Joel Osteen says: “You may have made a lot of wrong choices, but you’ve also made a lot of choices that were right. Focus on your good qualities. Focus on your victories. Get off the treadmill of guilt.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.joelosteen.dailyapp Continue reading You may have made a lot of wrong choices, but you’ve also made a lot that were right. Focus on your good qualities. Joel Osteen

Book Review: The Celestial Proposal:       Our Invitation to Join the God Kind

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

I believe that God is in me as the sun is in the color and fragrance of a flower- the light in my darkness, the voice in my silence. Helen Keller

Helen Keller Says: “I believe that God is in me as the sun is in the colour and fragrance of a flower – the Light in my darkness, the Voice in my silence.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.helen.keller.daily Continue reading I believe that God is in me as the sun is in the color and fragrance of a flower- the light in my darkness, the voice in my silence. Helen Keller

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

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

Why Choosing Vegetarian is a Triple Win on Our Health: Better for Our World, Less Wasteful, & More Humane 

http://www.chooseveg.com/environment High definition wallpaper from Zedge. Compiled by Paulette Motzko Continue reading Why Choosing Vegetarian is a Triple Win on Our Health: Better for Our World, Less Wasteful, & More Humane 

Make up your mind that no matter what comes your way, no matter how difficult, no matter how unfair, you will do more than simply survive- you will thrive in spite of it. Joel Osteen

Joel Osteen says: “Make up your mind that no matter what comes your way, no matter how difficult, no matter how unfair, you will do more than simply survive. You will thrive in spite of it.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.joelosteen.dailyapp Compiled by Paulette Motzko Photography by Leonardo Valencia Photo editing and Digital Arts by Paulette Motzko Image- Copyright November 2816 Valencia Motzko Inc November 13th 2016 at 9:12 … Continue reading Make up your mind that no matter what comes your way, no matter how difficult, no matter how unfair, you will do more than simply survive- you will thrive in spite of it. Joel Osteen

I believe in the immortality of the soul because I have within me immortal longings. -Helen Keller

Helen Keller Says: “I believe in the immortality of the soul because I have within me immortal longings.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.helen.keller.daily Photography by Paulette Motzko Compiled by Paulette Motzko  November 13, 2016 9:06 a.m. Continue reading I believe in the immortality of the soul because I have within me immortal longings. -Helen Keller

Often, out of our greatest rejection comes our greatest direction. –               Joel Osteen

Joel Osteen says: “Often, out of our greatest rejection comes our greatest direction.” I found a bunch of fantastic Joel Osteen quotes and images on Pinterest, and I share them all with you now to read daily through the week. I highly recommend the books from Joel Olsteen called “I Declare” and “It’s Your Life Now.” Paulette Motzko https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.joelosteen.dailyapp Continue reading Often, out of our greatest rejection comes our greatest direction. –               Joel Osteen

The Giving Tree

This story is so sad but beautifully illustrates how we should try and do and give everything we possibly can to our parents while we can. The tree this gives mangoes is a metaphor for our parents and the boy represent every child. One day they will need us and since they gave us LIFE itself,  we can create extraordinary memories to draw back on … Continue reading The Giving Tree

Do what you love and love what you do. Think of what you’re giving …Instead of getting & watch your life CHANGE!

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!

Five Yoga Strategies to Stress Less from CNN & Helpful Yoga Charts

Five yoga strategies to stress less http://www.cnn.com/2016/11/03/health/yoga-stress-strategies/index.html Images from Pinterest from Absolute Yoga Academy; Alo Yoga; Ommmm.com; ando Fitress Magazine Text Written & Compiled by Paulette Motzko November 4th, 2016 These are a wonderful way to wake up in the morning or get in the mindset of retiring. Continue reading Five Yoga Strategies to Stress Less from CNN & Helpful Yoga Charts

We’re Still Here by Jolyn Young (Cowboys, Cows & Cowgirls)

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)

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson says : “What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.success.secrets.daily Image created by Paulette L Motzko, PLM Studios Photography by Mr. Glenn Copyright 2016 Continue reading What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Maximizing Social Responsibilty in America & The Realization How All Life Is Connected

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

I absolutely love this Native American Proverb about Death & Grief

My heart I’d where my mother Ramona lives now. Written & Compiled by Paulette L Motzko Image from Pinterest  October 27th, 2016 12:31 midnight Continue reading I absolutely love this Native American Proverb about Death & Grief

May the stars carry your sadness away. May flowers fill your heart with beauty. Chief Dan George

Image from Pinterest. Compiled by Paulette Motzko October 27th, 2016 12:25 midnight Continue reading May the stars carry your sadness away. May flowers fill your heart with beauty. Chief Dan George

Watch “10 Ways to Invite POSITIVITY into Your LIFE – #OneRule” on YouTube

Continue reading Watch “10 Ways to Invite POSITIVITY into Your LIFE – #OneRule” on YouTube

We are NOT MEANT TO STAY WOUNDED. We are supposed to move through our tragedies and challenges….

Image from Idabel Allende from Pinterest. Image from KnowThyself on Facebook, from Pinterest. Imahe from Katenorthrup.com on Pinterest.  Caroline Myss says : “We are not meant to stay wounded. We are supposed to move through our tragedies and challenges and to help each other move through the many painful episodes of our lives. By remaining stuck in the power of our wounds, we block our … Continue reading We are NOT MEANT TO STAY WOUNDED. We are supposed to move through our tragedies and challenges….

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars. Les Brown

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

If you focus on success, you’ll have stress. But if you pursue excellence, success will be guaranteed. – Deepak Chopra

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

Watch “Sweet Dreams:Bedtime Songs,Sleeping Music,Relaxing Music for Sleeping,Relax,Lullabies,Sleep Music” on YouTube

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

Relaxing Background Guitar Music & How Creating An Inspiring Environment by Paulette Motzko

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

Watch “Michelle Obama’s Top 10 Rules For Success (@FLOTUS)” on YouTube

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

Three free things I thank God everyday of my life for ….

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 ….

Watch “Jason Mraz – I Won’t Give Up [Official Music Video]” on YouTube

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

Literature is My Utopia….. Helen Keller

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

God is in Every Mountain, the Cacti and Desert Wildflowers.  – Paulette Motzko

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

If you cannot be positive, then at least be quiet. Joel Osteen

Joel Osteen says: “If you cannot be positive, then at least be quiet.” …and then, when you have thought about your situation,  and made sense about it with God and silence and self-introspection,  then open your mouth. As my mother taught me from the time I was a small child – don’t say anything unless you can say something good. And if you’re giving someone … Continue reading If you cannot be positive, then at least be quiet. Joel Osteen

Serenity lies in the simple, natural, beautiful places given to us by Mother Earth. Let us always cherish and preserve them. – Pauette Motzko

Image Photographed by Leonardo Valencia, Photo Editing & Digital Arts by Paulette Motzko Copyright October 2016 Continue reading Serenity lies in the simple, natural, beautiful places given to us by Mother Earth. Let us always cherish and preserve them. – Pauette Motzko

Look at a tree, a flower, a plant. Let your awareness rest upon it. Eckhart Tolle

“Look at a tree, a flower, a plant. Let your awareness rest upon it, How still they are, how deeply rooted in Being. Allow nature to teach you stillness.” Eckhart Tolle Image Photographed by Paulette L Motzko, PLM Studios Copyright October 2016 Continue reading Look at a tree, a flower, a plant. Let your awareness rest upon it. Eckhart Tolle

Plastics To Outweigh Fish if We Don’t Change Our Habits & Recycle More!

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!

I appreciate all that I am & all that I have. Stop focusing on what you do not have. Wayne Dyer

Wayne Dyer says : “I appreciate all that I am and all that I have. Stop focusing on what you do not have, and shift your consciousness to an appreciation for all that you are and all that you do have.” Image from Zedge.com.  Quote from Wayne Dyer from Spiritual Masters app Compiled by Paulette Motzko https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.american.spiritual.masters.daily Continue reading I appreciate all that I am & all that I have. Stop focusing on what you do not have. Wayne Dyer