This is, indefinitely, my new favorite quote! I'm only surprised I didn't come across it sooner because I couldn't not have explained better my own philosophy of life- this is it. <3

Favorite part of Desiderata: "You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees and the stars." My favorite poem!

The Journey.  A poem by Mary Oliver, Illustration by Allison Hillier

My absolute most favorite poem. The Journey. A poem by Mary Oliver, Illustration by Allison Hillier

And Still I Rise by Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou was a very exceptional and successful African American female. This is one of many of her famous poems "And Still I Rise". The website gives a good view on how others viewed Ms.

You Never Said Goodbye: A Poem About Losing a Loved One ~ Teach Me Genealogy

For memory tree; You Never Said Goodbye: A Poem About Losing a Loved One ~ Teach Me Genealogy

'IF' by Rudyard Kipling. This was in my home when I was growing up. It was actually a helpful poem to read.

‘IF’ by Rudyard Kipling sung by Joni Mitchell and recited by Dennis Hopper

Typed poem on 5"x4" stationary  "She was his Supernova..." -by Poet Alfa by…

Typed poem on stationary "She was his Supernova." -by Poet Alfa by AlfaWorldwide on Etsy

Yes. (And I might add in the fine print: Just keep showing up each day.) :: How to be exceptional. By Austin Kleon.

How to be exceptional. By Austin Kleon. Good for teaching blackout poetry

thepoeticunderground: Returning.September 8th 2015.

thepoeticunderground: Returning.September 8th 2015. (wonder / wander)

Perhaps we only leave so we may once again arrive, to get a bird's eye view of what it means to be alive. For there is beauty in returning, oh how wonderful, how strange, to see that everything is different but know it's only you who's changed.

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