Courage Doesn’t Always Roar…


Photo by TJ Parker

“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at
the end of the day whispering, ‘I will try again tomorrow.”  – 
Mary Anne Radmacher



Photo by TJ Parker

“There is no small act of kindness. Every compassionate act makes large the world.” —Mary Anne Radmacher




Photo by TJ Parker

“Maybe, maybe not. One thing you learn when you’ve lived as long as I have—people aren’t all good, and people aren’t all bad. We move in and out of darkness and light all of our lives. Right now, I’m pleased to be in the light.” ~ Unwind, Neal Shusterman


Sometimes, carrying on, just carrying on, is the superhuman achievement.

~ Albert Camus

Photo by Fred Moore | Convict Lake, Mono County, California

Start of the day in the Eastern Sierras

Hope will never be silent.

~ Harvey Milk

Photo by Pam Sutton | Phoenix, Arizona


My little green world

If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform a million realities.

~ Maya Angelou

Photo by Beverly Zuerlein, Moon and Back Photography | Bull moose at Warm Springs, near Antelope Flats, Wyoming


Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit.

~ E.E. Cummings

Photo by Pam Sutton | Great blue heron in Scottsdale, Arizona

Muddy toes