Success. The one thing we all strive for. The one thing that can drive us insane if we do not achieve it. The one thing that, if not attained by our standards, drives so many to suicide. Why is that? What is this power? What is success? As Booker T. Washington once wisely asserted, “Success… Continue reading Success: The Power to Serve
I wrote this poem as a reminder to try again when you fail, to look beyond the immediate drabness and difficulty, to seek the face and help of the Lord in order to get back up again - in order to succeed. It's a reminder that sometimes you need to fall painfully in order to… Continue reading Poem of the Week: “Falling to Rise”
Howdy! Happy Thanksgiving (day after, but still...)! Since y'all seemed to enjoy my photography posts the most, I decided to do some more. So, today, I had an amazing time with my family at the beach, making my Thanksgiving super special and perfect! Here are some of the pictures I had an opportunity to take.… Continue reading Beachy Keen Photography
And now...the moment y'all have been waiting for... The answer is... In that picture, I'm about 30,000 feet above Ohio in an airplane... And that was a picture of the clouds from above. Here are some more! Let me know what you guys think of the pictures! Please feel free to comment any… Continue reading On Top of the World: Cloud Photography
This week's poem is in honor of our veterans and those who continue to serve in our country's Armed Forces. This poem is called "Warrior's Spirit". True Courage faces Rifle fire, True honor sails The seas. In every young man's fighting heart Is his list of loyalties: His country, comrades, Home, and loved ones, His… Continue reading Poem of the Week: “Warrior’s Spirit”
Hey y'all! So, for something a little different from my usual posts, I decided to do a "Where Am I?" post. Here's a picture I took: And the million dollar question is...Where Am I? Comment below and let me know where you think I am. I will disclose my actual location on Monday, November 20.… Continue reading Where Am I?
Veteran's Day was Saturday, November 11, and, as I'm sure many of you know, Thursday is Thanksgiving. So, in lieu of a Friday's Favorite Five post and in honor of Veteran's Day, I decided to do a post about some people for whom I am extremely grateful. I am grateful for the individuals who originally… Continue reading Thanksgiving Special: Interview With A Marine
This little poem reminds us to sit quietly, listen patiently, and observe deeply the natural beauty around us without changing it, without ruining it's natural glow. To simply sit and appreciate it all. To simply stand in awe of our Creator. A soft voice Murmuring secrets; A gentle breath, Whispering lyrics. A quiet laugh, Echoing… Continue reading Poem of the Week: “Secret Stillness”
Let me know what you guys think of the pictures! Please feel free to comment any tips about photography that you may have. If I get enough likes/comments, I may do more photography posts! © Copyright 2017, Sveta Harris. All rights reserved.
Hey Y'all! So, I know normally I would do a Friday Favorite Five, but unfortunately I did not have time this week to procure a list of five favorites. In lieu of my usual post, I decided to write a post about missions. This evening, I had the amazing blessing of partaking with my church… Continue reading Missions Friday