November 19, 2019

April 3, 2019

March 28, 2019

March 18, 2019

February 10, 2019

January 31, 2019

Please reload

Recent Posts

Still Dancing

June 2, 2017

Please reload

Featured Posts

The Season of Giving

December 20, 2017

I rushed out of Union Station yesterday morning, past all of the other people moving as quickly as possible through their day, worrying that I wouldn't be able to get everything done. The truth of the matter is that I never get everything done that I plan to do. I think this is because my perception of time is all wrong. Or maybe I'm just slow. It could actually be the later. Actually, I'm almost 100% sure it's the later. I am a bit of a daydreamer... ah well, I've spent far too long living in this brain to worry about it now. 


Either way, I was worried that I couldn't keep up with time when a green light made me stop, stand still, and become more aware of my surroundings. I stood on that corner and was forced to notice the brightly-coloured, knitted scarves that had been tied to a street sign.


Seeing this set of scarves reminded me that I had seen something similar on the last block but hadn't stopped to notice. I turned back and sure enough there they were, lightly blowing in the breeze exactly one light east. The sign on the scarves read: "I am not lost. If you are cold and need me please take me."




The scarves made me smile.


They also made me like humanity a little more that morning.


Some people might argue that it's a useless gesture and that the money would be better spent donating to a larger organization more equipped to deal with the homeless population in our city. I whole-heartedly disagree. There will always be those people who don't fit into a broken system who could use a little warmth from a stranger.


These scarves made me wonder what I could do to have a positive impact on a stranger's life. I want who ever left the scarves to know that even though I'm lucky enough to not need one and so I didn't take one, their act of kindness made my day better.


I think I'll try stop worrying about the quantity of tasks I can complete tomorrow. 

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

Follow Us

I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!

Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

© 2019 by Sadie


  • Instagram Social Icon
  • Facebook Social Icon