Lucky

sufey

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I wake up every morning and think, how lucky I am to be alive!

How lucky I am for this very breath.

How lucky I am for a mind that thinks, for a body that thrives in such magically complex ways. How lucky I am to bend, to move, to dance, to sing, to laugh, to play.

How lucky I am to be on mama Earth, to bask in sunshine, to splash barefoot in the rain! How lucky I am for fertile lands that sprout foods to nourish my body, for loving communities that grow thoughts to nourish my soul. How lucky I am for stars that sparkle sweetdreams upon us at night.

How lucky I am for human intimacy, for touch- for hopeful, impassioned eyes. How lucky I am to know that I am not alone on this journey. So many have survived before. So many will survive after.

And how lucky I am to fall, and fall, and fall again. To make mistakes. To suffer. How lucky I am to bleed, sweat, toil, cry, for it has only made me stronger today. How lucky I am to struggle, for the greatest happiness is hidden beyond the greatest sorrow.

How lucky I am to be so insignificant, a mere drop of water in an ocean of love. But if I may help quench even a small thirst, how lucky I am to be a comfort in times of need.

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  • Véronique Cliquet
    November 17, 2012 at 9:00 AM

    Thank you Sufey for following my blog, I look forward to receiving your posts ..I love your blog, it is full of light xxx

  • signsandwonders2020
    November 25, 2012 at 9:52 PM

    Reblogged this on lovelyseasonscomeandgo and commented:
    wow such a beautiful post here. i love it

  • thenightsyde
    November 30, 2012 at 7:16 AM

    This is heartwarming. Your writing is inspiring, but I love this piece the most. I think I will print this out and read it everyday to remind me. Thank you!

    • sufey (@SufeySuryananadi)
      November 30, 2012 at 11:36 AM

      Oh, dear girl, this is the nicest comment I’ve ever read! I am so happy right now and grateful to you for sharing those thoughts! Thank you for your lovely spirit. <3

  • WB
    December 1, 2012 at 6:19 PM

    It is in each and everyone of us the ability to be happy, and the key to our happiness is our ability to appreciate. To see a blade of grass, as if it is a rose, and a rock, as if it is a diamond. To truly live, is to live everyday as if it is your last, because one day, it will be our last. Knowing that our existence is so short-lived, then may we grasp firmly, that we must live are existence.
    (You’ve written wonderful words, and please keep doing so.:)

    • sufey (@SufeySuryananadi)
      December 1, 2012 at 7:50 PM

      How eloquent your thoughts are, thank you. Such beautiful words.

      The joy in life really does come from delighting in mundanity as miracles. I am very grateful for your comment! Blessings! x