You make me feel right.
Even in a situation that’s tight,
Your smile, your word of support
Are my place of refuge, my protective fort.
Iaroslav Sunday 19.02.2017
Don’t be afraid of speaking about your feelings in life;
Don’t be afraid of saying good, kind words however harsh is the daily strife.
Be bold to say the words “I love you!”,
And they will follow you as if attached with super glue.
Image credit: Rajan Patel, “Moraine Lake Half Frozen” June 7, 2017, via Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-SA 4.0.
Iaroslav Sunday 28.01.2018
When I am in trouble, I pray
And then try to do all I can.
I can’t explain the bright ray
Which crosses the gloom and improves my plan.
That’s how we know God loves us all,
He hears each our call.
The Father and the Friend till the end of times,
It is beyond the rhymes…
His help is obvious and swift,
God helps us, it needs no seal.
Not unassisted, not by chance we get lift,
Let’s keep our hearts open to feel.
Iaroslav Tuesday 22.05.2007
It’s never too late,
Whatever you feel.
Go ahead, what for to wait?
Rust covers resting steel.
When everything seems to be lost,
Start from the beginning.
Still there is something which is beyond any cost…
The bell of life inside of you is ringing!
It’s never too late,
What else to state?
Believe, wisdom makes people fly!
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Iaroslav Saturday 22.03.2008
You’re at the fire-place
And do not feel cold,
And you’ve got some stores just in case,
But don’t be bold.
Everything is in God’s power.
Do you remember paupers near your house?
They aren’t afraid of showers,
They believe though they’ve got as much as a mouse.
All you have is like a passing dream;
Even some paupers used to be rich.
Life is faster than a mountain stream –
While you can, help those who can’t do a hitch.
Image credit: Satoru Kikuchi, “Populus tremuloides foliage” June 8, 2009, via Wikimedia Commons, CC BY 2.0.
Iaroslav Saturday 04.12.2004
A kind smile can heal,
More than that: it cures for sure.
People will smile back whatever they feel.
It’s true in space, underground, at sea, and ashore.
Good mood passes over to people around.
Even if they are unhappy, suppressed,
They hear the jolly sound
And bad mood disappears without rest.
So, try to smile at your neighbour.
Believe! You need no hesitation,
And he will help you back with your labour.
Language of good needs no translation!
Iaroslav Sunday 18.11.2007