Tagged: gratitude

Want to see a major shift in your life? Try replacing “I’m sorry” with “Thank you”.

Want to see a major shift in your life? Try replacing "I'm sorry" with "Thank you" woman kneeling and thinking in Istanbul, Turkey Balat district
Photo taken in November 2021 in the Balat/Fener district of Istanbul, Turkey

I don’t know if it’s an over all Canadian thing….being from the land of bumping into car doors and apologizing… lol but some how I became that “I’m sorry” person.  It came as a surprise to me as most of my younger life you’d be hard pressed to hear me apologize for anything.  But eventually I chose to learn about both accountability and forgiveness.  But here’s the thing, sometimes we can end up swaying too far and become over accountable. 

But too much apologizing also leads to a negative mindset of self…a self blame mentality…and even a hyper focus on self. 

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Cyber Eyes, a poem of gratitude

This journey has been so fulfilling for me.  I am so thankful to have found my ‘voice’ and even more so that you all want to hear it.  I was going to keep this post for tomorrow (It will be my one month blogging anniversary!)  But I don’t want to wait.

I noticed a comment on my blog today from heresnews  She mentioned that she would have her ‘cyber eyes’ on me and it sparked the passion for this poem.  Take a moment to check out her blog.  Please remember to take the time to write the things that you are thinking when you read peoples work.  It makes the world of difference to the person (myself included) to know that you have read what they wrote.

Thank you all for being such a great source of inspiration and encouragement to me. And…… the poem. Continue reading

Thank you for all of the love and support. 1,000 views in my first 7 days!

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“Love is a feeling put into action through chemistry and emotion. It is intangible and diverse. It is a mystery.”

Jennifer David (me) 2013

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I feel nothing but love for you all! Thank you!