Two Passionate, Love Filled, Hope Filled Poems from Ramon Loyola

I met Ramon Loyola on Word Press when I was searching the world over to add new content to the writers work lab etc. I saw his extraordinary poetry and read his blog and how excited he was (as I would be), seeing his books in a book store. I could relate. I really loved what I saw. I asked him if I could print … Continue reading Two Passionate, Love Filled, Hope Filled Poems from Ramon Loyola

Friends Becoming Family and Answered Prayers

Always be grateful for the people in your life that enrich it by their presence. My friend Leonardo Valencia is one of my best friends in the world here and has become family. We met inJune of last year, when I moved from Southern California to Las Vegas….my new desert home. My friend David Rayburn is one of the nicest men I have ever known, … Continue reading Friends Becoming Family and Answered Prayers

A Virtual Valentine From Paulette Motzko’s Heart

After two years since the birth of brain child Totally Inspired Mind, it has grown to nearly 2000 followers and     the readers come from misty all if the United States and Europe. New friendships have blossomed like a tulip springing forth in the spring. The comments you all write fuel the fires burning deep within me to air stories about a wide array of topics … Continue reading A Virtual Valentine From Paulette Motzko’s Heart

NSync Sings Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays! A Magical Holiday Wallpaper as a Gift

This is my jam: Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays by Nsync North Pole Radio ♫ #iHeartRadio #NowPlaying http://www.iheart.com/live/6734?cmp=android_share Here is a magical wallpaper as a gift from Zedge and I Paulette L Motzko to brighten up your phone, computer or iPOD. Paulette L Motzko December 2014 Continue reading NSync Sings Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays! A Magical Holiday Wallpaper as a Gift

Who Needs a Good Morning Hug? Hug The One You’re With & You’ll be Hugged Too!

Good morning to all the 1,507 followers of Totally Inspired Mind: Where Positive Minds Congregate. Thank you for sharing the stories, points and words of wisdom I write and hand select each day. When you wake up in the morning don’t just run to get your morning cup of coffee (like I swear by) but show LOVE and THOUGHTFULNESS to every person who is in … Continue reading Who Needs a Good Morning Hug? Hug The One You’re With & You’ll be Hugged Too!

Paulette Motzko Sends Good Karma to Each & Every One of Her 1,413 Followers

Thank you to all of the many readers and viewers who tune in and read the carefully chosen and selected words on Totally Inspired Mind: Where Positive Minds Congregate. The stats goes as such: 2, 721 posts varying in topics in 245 categories, and 2003 tags. And speaking of Karma or “what goes around comes around”, as my Nanny said… I wish you the same … Continue reading Paulette Motzko Sends Good Karma to Each & Every One of Her 1,413 Followers

God Bless, Preserve & Love America & Share This

God Bless America – Celine Dion – YouTube http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=v6fl4QgItA4 (Share from CM Browser) Our country needs blessing in so many ways and our world needs even a bigger blessing. No matter what your faith or what you believe, it is possible for us to preserve our water systems, recycle our trash and help keep our country in good condition like a valued heirloom or pocket … Continue reading God Bless, Preserve & Love America & Share This

Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose-Great Book

I just checked out the  book by Eckhart Tolle entitled “A New Earth: Awakening To Your Life’s Purpose” today at the Vista Library. My friend bragged about what an outstanding book it was and how it changed her life, and I must say it has been a joy to read. The spiritualist Eckhart Tolle talks about the beginning of the world and the first flower … Continue reading Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose-Great Book

Christ is the Head of this Home, the Unseen Guest at every meal, the Silent Listener to every conversation.

My new found friend had this soon to grace the walls of her new place. I saw it and loved it and had to share it with the world and you, my readers. Who is the head of your home? What would others be listening to, if they eavesdropped? What kind of blessing do you say at each meal? Paulette L Motzko June 6th, 2014 … Continue reading Christ is the Head of this Home, the Unseen Guest at every meal, the Silent Listener to every conversation.

Home at Last by Paulette L Motzko

May 4th, 2014 9:00 a.m. Home at Last We go through things in life that have us wondering why it all happened or we needed to go through these things. As we get older, the types of experiences number and we go through some trials, some tribulations and others-just puzzling with no real answers why. What can we do when these things occur? Keep going! … Continue reading Home at Last by Paulette L Motzko

When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace. Who said that?

I hope one day I see us pave new ways of communicating with countries we have never thought would be possible. Through interpreters speaking the language of our adversaries, we could find new ways to speak new ideas that lead to a better future for us and our children. Continue reading When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace. Who said that?

Being part of a family means that you are a part of something wonderful. It means you will love and be loved for the rest of your life, no matter what.

The definition of “family” are who loves you, cares about you, misses you, asks how you’re doing and knows what is going on in your life. Sometimes, your family is not who you’re related to, but those who are adopted into your new family. Paulette Le Pore Motzko Continue reading Being part of a family means that you are a part of something wonderful. It means you will love and be loved for the rest of your life, no matter what.

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love. – Lao Tzu

“Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.” – Lao Tzu Photography by Paulette L. Motzko Photography Studios Continue reading Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love. – Lao Tzu

Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear. – John Lennon

“Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear.” – John Lennon Image found on Pinterest January 11th, 2014 3:46 a.m. Who have you loved who you know changed your life forever for the better? Paulette Le Pore Motzko Continue reading Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear. – John Lennon

If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with. – Michael Jackson

“If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.” – Michael Jackson Image found on Pinterest Copyright Paulette L. Motzko, January 2014 Continue reading If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with. – Michael Jackson

This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy….

“This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.” – Dalai Lama Photo courtesy of Pinterest, Author Unknown Continue reading This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy….

Who said this? “Often you see small and big wires, new and old, cheap & expensive…

“Often you see small and big wires, new and old, expensive electric cables that are useless, for until the current passes through them there will be no light.”

“The wires are you and me, the current is God. We have the power to let the current pass through us- to use us- or refuse to be used and allow darkness to spread”

I hope you like the first installment of “Who said this””

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There are Four Important Words In Life….

I live by a credo that if you don’t have integrity you really don’t have anything, or more aptly put-you aren’t anything! Lots of people claim they are successful, but if you aren’t a good person, you are missing the DNA of a human being’s soul. Love, Honesty, Truth and Respect for Others are key to living a good and rewarding life and allowing others … Continue reading There are Four Important Words In Life….

“Young Sea” by Carl Sandburg & Photography “Big Expanse of Blue” by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Photo Montage I

Young Sea & Big Expanse of Blue Photographic Word Montage by Paulette Le Pore Motzko and Carl Sandburg The sea is never still. It pounds on the shore Restless as a young heart, Hunting. The sea speaks And only the stormy hearts Know what it says: It is the face         of a rough mother speaking. The sea is young. One storm cleans all the … Continue reading “Young Sea” by Carl Sandburg & Photography “Big Expanse of Blue” by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Photo Montage I

Prayer is a Cry of Gratitude and Love in the Midst of Trial and Joy

That quote came from a saint I am was named after when I was confirmed in 2001-Therese. She promised to shower roses from the Throne of God for anyone who prayed for her intercession to God. I don’t understand it but I have many roses I have found-where no roses grow-after praying the Chaplet of St. Therese. Then again, we don’t have to understand everything. … Continue reading Prayer is a Cry of Gratitude and Love in the Midst of Trial and Joy

A Pot of Jasmine Pearl Tea Plus My Time Equals a New Cooking Site

My latest web creation is called “Cooking Up a Storm With Miss Polly”, me being Miss Polly, my persona in the cooking world. Polly was always my nick name when I was a kid and it was more endearing than the formal full name I use for journalistic endeavors of “Paulette Le Pore Motzko.” I created http://www.CookingUpaStormWithMissPolly.com to be a Web Cook Book of what … Continue reading A Pot of Jasmine Pearl Tea Plus My Time Equals a New Cooking Site

The Many Things I Love

Things Paulette Motzko Loves…. Written New Years Eve 2012 Fresh baked bread nestled in a basket with its aroma luring you to taste. Carnivals, cotton candy, and children smiling and adults feeling as if they were young. Any pier with salt scented air, and wind swept hair blowing looking out at the big expanse of blue.   Stationery and hand written letters written with calligraphy … Continue reading The Many Things I Love

“Christmas isn’t One Day of the Year, But About Loving Others in Act Word & Deed All Year

“Christmas isn’t about the gifts or the bows or the packages, but in the people you hold in your heart and long to hug and be around. Christmas is in friends that became family, plans, great times together and in giving to others and in realizing we are all connected on this planet with LOVE.”-Paulette Le Pore Motzko Paulette’s Mother </a My artist friend Terry, … Continue reading “Christmas isn’t One Day of the Year, But About Loving Others in Act Word & Deed All Year

The Best Christmas Present I Gave Myself-Time with My Mom-Ramona Lea Le Pore

I The photo shown here is of my mom back in March of this year. We had an awesome day with our friend Glenn at the Huntington Beach pier. It was as though everything went our way. It was the first time my mother and I had gone out on the town, so to speak, since my dad’s death, after having dementia, a severe heart … Continue reading The Best Christmas Present I Gave Myself-Time with My Mom-Ramona Lea Le Pore