your daily dose of spiritual food

137. mom & dad

i love talking to my parents

not just because they are my best friends

since they still live in costa rica, i get to hear about what is important in life back home

down there, the big news is not about the latest stock or gadget

the big news is that it hasn’t rained in two days during rainy season

the big news is that the avocado trees in the yard are giving so much that they’re giving them away and still there are too many

the simplicity and beauty of life is what i am reminded of when i talk to them

this view of the rising sun over the mountains was taken standing on the roof that my parents built for us to live and thrive in

i now am able to grow, standing on the foundations that they built

without their love, support and encouragement, these images and words would not be meeting your eyes today

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2 responses

  1. fleur

    🙂

    October 6, 2010 at 11:48 am

  2. Love the image, I would have cropped the right a bit to exclude that object intruding, but still, a lovely image!

    October 14, 2010 at 10:59 am

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