June 24, 2007

BYBS - Being Alive

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As I am trying to write this post, “Back to the Future-II” is playing on TV, the newspaper is lying on my lap and my fingers are gliding over the keyboard trying to find the right words. Its 8:30 AM on a lazy Sunday morning and I am sitting here. Looking out of my window I see a clear, blue sky awash with sunlight and dotted with nice fluffy, cotton-ball like clouds; I see the trees and the houses looking fresh and bathed after the light showers from last night.

At such a time as this, I don’t have to look very far for a blessing. The blessing lies in just being - being alive and being able to sit here without a care, even if it is for a short while, and enjoy this beautiful morning without even having to get out of my room.

Also, as a lesser blessing, I got myself my first digital camera this week. I have wanted to buy a camera since I was a child, and take some really beautiful pictures. Well, the first part is taken care of; hopefully the second part takes care of itself. Going by the two pictures that I am putting up this week, I have a lot of work to do, but I hope to get better.

Have a Great Week Ahead!


Matthew Didier said...

A perfect sentiment, Neo. Wonderful write-up!



Sue said...

Beautiful photos to go along with a thoughtful post. Thank you .. :) Happy BYB Sunday! My entry is online too!

Marilyn said...

What a nice blessings post. I hope you have a lot of fun with your new camera and that you have a great week.

CyberCelt said...

Beautiful pictures. I love clouds and trees and reflections in water. It is a good time to be alive.

We are blessed that we have a computer, a reason to blog every Sunday and guaranteed readers. LOL

Blue Panther said...

Matthew: Thank you for liking the post! Have a great week ahead.

Sue: Happy BYB Sunday to you too and have a great week ahead.

Marilyn: I am hoping to have fun with the camera. Happy BYB Sunday and have a great week ahead.

Cybercelt: Having guaranteed readers is the best part! Happy BYB Sunday and have a great week ahead.

Sandy Carlson said...

Very often when it comes time to write the BYB post, I find myself just happy to be alive. Life itself is the blessing. Great post.

Kuanyin said...

Congrats on your digital camera and Happy BYB Sunday!

Lorna said...

Beautiful pictures! Happy BYB Sunday and I will look forward to more photos in the coming weeks. :-)

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