Monday, July 25, 2011

Dreaming Big (and small)

I have a dream.
A dream that one day,
I will be a great painter.
A mixed media artist,
Right now I am taking baby steps.

But I am taking them every day.
Even if I only get ten minutes of 
sketching in, at least I can say
I am working towards my goal.

And that feels really good.
Today, other dreamers
are posting at the Kim Klassen Cafe
for Texture Tuesday.

I can't wait to see 
what other beautiful dreams
are out there!
What are your dreams right now?

It doesn't have to be anything big.
I remember when my son was first born,
my big dreams consisted of
 a full night's sleep.

Whatever your dreams,
I hope you will join me
in declaring your dream out loud
 to the world.

There is power and beauty
in claiming our dreams.

9 comments:

  1. great things start with tiny dreams if we act upon them keep dreaming i like the softness of your photograph with the texture it's lovely

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  2. Over from Texture Tuesday. Such a beautiful dream and edition! :)

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  3. Success is in the effort - that's my motto. You're doing great!

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  4. Well stated and beautifully written. (great texture work, too!)

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  5. Beautiful, here's to living our dreams.

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  6. I'm so glad to find your blog! Your dream is beautifully written and a great reminder of the value of small steps.

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  7. Yes! small steps work! I hope your dream comes true . . .

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  8. I love that you work at it each day, even if it's baby steps!

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