“I am still fighting to make the world a better place and you can, too.~Gabrielle Giffords American politician and gun control advocate Gabby Giffords was born on this day in 1970.
“Compassion is an action word with no boundaries.”~Prince American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, actor, and director Prince was born on this day in 1958.
Paperwork has been the theme of the week. We got our disaster loan contract a few weeks ago and have been slogging through the “heretofores” and “wherebys” ever since. It’s pretty straightforward, but it’s still the kind of reading that puts me to sleep. Once we both finally read it to the end, we called … Continue reading Rebuilding the Dream, Pt 36
“Being a hero doesn’t mean you’re invincible. It just means that you’re brave enough to stand up and do what’s needed.”~Rick Riordan American author Rick Riordan was born on this day in 1964.
“Make bold choices and make mistakes. It's all those things that add up to the person you become.”~Angelina Jolie American actress, filmmaker, and humanitarian Angelina Jolie was born on this day in 1975.
“To realize our dreams we must decide to wake up.”~Josephine Baker American-born French entertainer, French Resistance agent, and civil rights activist Josephine Baker was born on this day in 1906.
“Identity is not inherent. It is shaped by circumstance and sensitivity and resistance to self-pity.”~Dorothy West American storyteller and short story writer Dorothy West was born on this day in 1907.
“Challenge yourself; it’s the only path which leads to growth.”~Morgan Freeman American actor, director, and narrator Morgan Freeman was born on this day in 1937.
“Change your thoughts and you change your world.”~Norman Vincent Peale American minister and author Norman Vincent Peale was born on this day in 1898.
I want to send a big shout-out to Keith and his group from Volunteers of America for coming up this past week and helping get the rest of the debris bags off the property. (C) 2021, JJ ShaunKurt, Keith, Dick, and Raphael, from Volunteers of America. We only have a small pile of metal scrap … Continue reading Rebuilding the Dream, Pt 35