Take a step back and look at the big picture, this perspective will build the integrity of self-discipline required to face all fears and challenges we endure in this life.

I thought it ironic
That brittle leaves
Skidding along the sidewalk
Sound exactly like a stream of rushing water

Transitions we go through as we enter another change in our development of understandings become apparent inside the constant struggle to make sense of it all.

You don’t have to know who Arthur Ravenel, Jr. is to enjoy this story, but I’ll tell you who he is anyway. He served in the United States Marine Corps ( that’s pronounced “Core” by the way) from 1945 to 1946.