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

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)

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

My Mother is Dying But Her Spirit Lives Through Me

I was a caregiver for my sweet mother Ramona Lea Le Pore who on the last decade of her life was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. My sister in law contacted me to yell me mom has a tumor on her kidney and is now dying. I knew the time would come when mom would leave this earth and touch the face of God, being reunited … Continue reading My Mother is Dying But Her Spirit Lives Through Me

Moments of Meditation: Sometimes in life, we don’t know where we’re going…

Moments of Meditation “Sometimes in life , we don’t know where we’re going … We keep going anyway”… Just as my dear friend Theresa said in her her quote, sometimes we don’t know really what we’re doing but we learn as we go along. Have you ever done that in life? No sooner do you feel like you’re flying by the seat of your pants … Continue reading Moments of Meditation: Sometimes in life, we don’t know where we’re going…

Love, not pity, was 5-year-old Julianna Yuri Snow’s lesson

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

There’s always a blue sky after the rain. Paulette Motzko

Maybe it’s raining in your life with problems now, or maybe it’s literally raining like it is here in Las Vegas, NV. No matter what, figurative or literal, the sun’s rays will be awaiting you on the other side of the storm. Know you are never alone and as you journey through life God is walking by your side like your Mighty Partner. The storm … Continue reading There’s always a blue sky after the rain. Paulette Motzko

Everyone Has a Story To Tell – Make Your Story An Extraordinary One by Paulette L. Motzko

We All Have Our Story to Tell Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Copyright October 7th, 2014 All Photography Quotes Created by Paulette Le Pore Motzko In life we never know what we are getting and what kinds of blessings or tragedies may befall. You can only stack the deck in your favor so when the hand is played you come close to winning. If … Continue reading Everyone Has a Story To Tell – Make Your Story An Extraordinary One by Paulette L. Motzko

Wonder by R.J. Palacios

I was browsing the bestsellers at Barnes & Noble… (One of my favorite past times). I spotted “Wonder” by R.j. Palacio’s award winning first attempt at a fiction novel, which turned out to be fabulous. The more I read about what the book is about, the more I wanted to read. It is a story of courage about a young boy with a facial deformity … Continue reading Wonder by R.J. Palacios