Friday, October 01, 2010

When the going gets tough...

School gets tougher and tougher. When I'm faced with my own failures, I come home and work on tasks that I can accomplish successfully. And... I blog. I write, I read, I comment, I create. And I borrow.

I read Chris Guillebeau's Art of Non-Conformity. I get his updates by email because I don't want to miss a single one. His latest had a comment that struck me as appropriate for my situation and perhaps even beyond. He stated:

When faced with a choice between hope and fear, choose hope.

I searched for an appropriate picture to illustrate the statement and found this one. It's a photo taken during an Australian dust storm, of kookaburras calmly waiting for the storm to settle.

I hope I can continue to choose hope while I wait for my own dust to settle.

Photo by Plurk friend Grumba in Adelaide, Australia


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Blogger Green Girl in Wisconsin said...

That's great advice--especially in election time!

10/12/2010 11:26 AM  

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