In a park by the lake -- happiness
Acrylic on canvas
24 x 24 inches
Barbara Muir © 2018
It's not a new idea, but the guided meditations I'm listeningto every day emphasize that we make our own reality.
Today it's raining. I need to find/buy an umbrella. But as
we take our regular Saturday morning drive to the
market, I notice the rain drops on every tree branch,
shining and luminous like jewels, and I feel completely
Maybe that's what I've learned or relearned in the
Month of Change -- the incredible power of the mind
to control our moods. My point of view. I do think
I'm lucky to have been born on the happy side. No
specific reason why. But super glad to have been
born into a family of mostly funny people, to have
married a kind and funny man, and to have raised a
couple of very cheerful and funny sons.
There it is. The answer to existence according to
my current sources. Enjoy the wonderful parts of your life.
Have a singing like the birds because it's raining day.