ATTITUDE IS EVERYTHING

John is the kind of guy you love to hate. He is always in a good mood and always has something positive to say. When someone would ask him how he was doing, he would reply, 'If I were any better, I would be twins!' He was a natural motivator. If an employee...

MERMAID OR WHALE

Recently, in large French city, a poster featuring a young, thin and tanned woman appeared in the window of a gym. It said: “THIS SUMMER DO YOU WANT TO BE A MERMAID OR A WHALE?” A middle aged woman, whose physical characteristics did not match those of the...

IF TOMORROW STARTS WITHOUT ME

A few weeks ago a woman was killed in an auto Accident. She was very well liked, so the office shut Down for her funeral and it was on the news and so on. On the day the workers came back to work, they found This poem in their e-mail that the deceased woman had Sent...

DADDY’S EMPTY CHAIR

A man's daughter had asked the local minister to come and pray with her father. When the minister arrived, he found the man lying in bed with his head propped up on two pillows. An empty chair sat beside his bed. The minister assumed that the old fellow had been...

I KNOW

This poem was shared with me by a dear friend (R.W.) who lost her son tragically. Only those who have lost a child would truly understand. I share it here because I have known too many friends who have buried their babies far too soon. When you tell me how long its...

Cracked pots

An elderly Chinese woman had two large pots, each hung on the ends of a pole which she carried across her neck. One of the pots had a crack in it while the other pot was perfect and always delivered a full portion of water. At the end of the long walks from the stream...