Tuesday, February 16, 2016

"Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Recently an acquaintance said to me that I was the only person who acknowledged him. I jumped into action by asking my peers to level up and talk to one other person..about the weather, the grandchildren, anything.
My thoughts were echoed by friend Lady Mei, who asked peers to converse with others, be the light in their lives, acknowledge others.
Today, I read with pleasure a pertinent post by Angela Maiers
And then as if the heavens conspired, I read this from my friend Deyna

By Antonio M. Mora GarcĂ­a March 2010
The thing to do, it seems to me, is to prepare yourself so you can be a rainbow in somebody else's cloud. Somebody who may not look like you. May not call God the same name you call God - if they call God at all. I may not dance your dances or speak your language. But be a blessing to somebody. That's what I think.Maya Angelou

So I am thinking that all this universal conspiring on several platforms is clearly telling me to be more, to jump higher, to run the course better and faster.

Addendum: This is a reposting of thoughts during my doctoral journey, which is far from over at this point. During this new year, I will be looking to level up and me the rainbow in somebody else's cloud.............

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