Tag: rain

Let the rain kiss you

“Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby.” – Langston Hughes After a week of summer-like weather in Cairns, I’ve returned to Sydney with my

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Awake, dear heart, awake.

“Awake, dear heart, awake. Thou hast slept well. Awake.” – William Shakespeare, The Tempest I love this quote. I don’t know Shakespeare intimately, and I had to Google “tempest quotes” (which is what this image felt like) – but it was an instant

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The rain begins

“The rain begins with a single drop.” – Manal al-Sharif Think of it this way: Everything big, amazing, broad, far-reaching… begins with a single tiny act. With love, Israel. xo  

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You will never make a good impression

“You will never make a good impression on other people until you stop thinking about what sort of impression you’re making.” – C.S. Lewis Tonight, I’m tired. The Inaugural Smith Family Road Trip commences tomorrow, and we’re up late packing,

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Some people walk in the rain

“Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet” – Roger Miller Sydney has had an extraordinary amount of rain over the past few weeks. Finally, these last couple of days, it has stopped, and I was able to

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