Thursday, February 16, 2012

The Art of Be Spotlights “The Art of Ahshaki”

On the surface you see a beautiful woman.
But to know her is to adore her beyond the surface.
Shaped in beauty, she is becoming the art of herself.
Driven by the desires of her heart and the newness of her experiences
She has the courage to look inward and outward
Shaping and sculpting her mind, heart and soul
To be only as she can be


~Lovingly Be 


Wednesday, February 15, 2012

"It Couldn't Be Done!"

Somebody said that it couldn't be done,
But he with a chuckle replied
That "maybe it couldn't," but he would be one
who wouldn't say so till he'd tried.

So he buckled right in with the trace of a grin
on his face. If he worried he hid it.
He started to sing as he tackled the thing
that couldn't be done, and he did it!
Somebody scoffed: "Oh, you'll never do that;
At least no one ever has done it";
But he took off his coat and he took off his hat,
And the first thing we knew he'd begun it!

With a lift of his chin and a bit of a grin,
Without any doubting or quiddit,
He started to sing as he tackled the thing
That couldn't be done, and he did it!
There are thousands to tell you it cannot be done,
There are thousands to prophesy failure;
There are thousands to point out to you one by one,
The dangers that wait to assail you.

But just buckle in with a bit of a grin,
Just take off your coat and go to it;
Just start to sing as you tackle the thing
That "cannot be done," and you'll do it!
~ Written by Edgar A. Guest~