What can I do

to change the world,to make it 'better',to be at peace?What can I do?War, sickness, oppressionseem stables of lifeeven beyond mankind.What can I do?What I can do isbe myself unapologeticallyfind my peace withinbring it to the worldto change this world,to make it a better place,a more peaceful placefor all I encounter,as best as can be done.Moira…

random thoughts

about life I believe that all lives deserves to be alive. I also believe that some life seems to have it easier than other parts. Take a well cared for garden with flowers that is watered and furtalized well. Happy flowers. What of the alley flower who has made it through the cement. I wonder…

Abigail Spring

Abigail Spring was born c 1840 and died in 1917. She is my great great grandmother on my mother's mother's mother's side of the family. I believe she was trained as a master dress maker. She married Joseph Van Tilburg after the Civil War in 1868. They had 3 children, Harry, Ann, and Mary. Mary…

Phony Word of the Day

Phony She stared at the phone, waiting for a reply not knowing if one was coming now. The crowded bus swayed as dusk decended. Many of the people on the bus were commuting home after the days work. Some sat, some stood, almost everyone stared at their phones. The one waiting for a reply looked…

Is Anybody There

What is my vision?So clear when youngblurred nowWhat good can I doin this disfuctionalselfish world?What is loveI can't understand nowIs anybody there?Moira Levant © May 17 2019 John Adams wrote Abigail on July 3rd 1776 about his vision for the United States. It is an amazing letter. This musical number from 1776 is based on…

Aisling 2 Weeks

book is now 2 weeks or so from being avaliable on Amazon.com My book is comingsoon it will be for sale, yesMay or June sometimeA girl who's fatherhas died and she is now on... you will have to read!Moira Levant © March 7 2019

What I think Jesus meant

Sometimes I feel like the world's people are divided in two camps, one on the right side of the river, the other on the left. Some people from both sides are trying to build a bridge over the river, a violent passing of water, while others from both sides are trying to keep the bridge…

Why shoud I try?

Photo by Donald Teel on Pexels.comPhoto by Pixabay on Pexels.com Why should I tryto be good, don't crysigh, then to dyecheerful colorsstreams full running tolife battlecrySpring has sprung andlife grows stronghopebut the heart is deadsolitude forcedno joyso why should I try?Moira Levant April 28 2019

Compromise Rant

Compromise. So if the violins in an orchestra decided that an A 338 was the correct A (less high strung), but the cellos decided that 444 was correct (sharper sound), and the violas (middle sounding instruments that they are) decided to stay with a 440, playing in tune together would be a difficulty. Somehow the…