image courtesy of Penny Redshaw at motivating

image from Motivating Giraffe, courtesy of Penny Redshaw, quote from Emily Dickinson: “Hope is the thing with feathers, that perches in the soul; and sings the tunes without the words – and never stops at all.”

This reblog is from an original post at

N.B. I have added the black border as a mark of respect to all those lost in the recent Paris tragedy.