Earnestly I seek

Doing what I want comes so easy. Walking in the ways of stubbornness and self-satisfaction are second nature. Yet as easy as it is, none of this brings true happiness. It does not fill the heart with lasting joy. For a moment, the pleasures of this life cause the heart to race with excitement, but … Continue reading Earnestly I seek

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Happy Pup’s Lullaby

One day while searching for the right music to accompany a video that I was editing for Make Time for Happy 101, I happened upon this sweet melody. As I paused to enjoy the gentle tune, I found myself mentally creating the outline of a little poem about Happy and the joy that he brings … Continue reading Happy Pup’s Lullaby

My Cold Wet Nose

My Cold Wet nose is a poem that was inspired by the memory of my sweet dog named Natasha. After her death, I fondly recalled the way she used to poke my arm or leg with her cold nose whenever she wanted attention. When the grief had subsided enough for me to get Happy, I noticed … Continue reading My Cold Wet Nose