"Remember that every single thing that has happened to you is yours, and you get to tell it" Anne Lamott, Novelist
Browsing category: Remembrance
"History, is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake.”
James Joyce, Ulysses
"We're all stories in the end. Just make it a good one." The Doctor, Dr Who.
"No one forgets the truth; they just get better at lying.”
Richard Yates, Revolutionary Road
"The greatest gift is the ability to forget - to forget the bad things and focus on the good." Joe Biden
"Stories tell us of what we already knew and forgot, and remind us of what we haven't yet imagined." Anne L. Watson
"Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else."
"Every possession and every happiness is but lent by chance for an uncertain time, and may therefore be demanded back the next hour."
"There are always flowers for those who want to see them."
This week marked the start of the Jewish New Year with Yom Kippur falling on Wednesday. Yom Kippur is the holiest day in the Jewish calendar and is also known as the Day of Atonement. A common greeting that you may hear Jewish people sharing at this time is, “May your name be inscribed in the Book of Life.” This language imagines God as judge, sitting on the divine throne of justice, reviewing our deeds. On a table before God lies a large book with many pages, as many pages as there are people in the world. Each of us has a