I hope in the end it is a LOVE STORY

A photo-diary of a Creative in Istanbul on New Years Eve I changed my hair color three times this year. Pink, burgundy and now blue! This shot reminds me of an old Flemish painting…. I have no idea why… There is a sense of peace in a city (Istanbul) where the buildings have been around … Continue reading I hope in the end it is a LOVE STORY


What you do have control over is how you re-act to whatever happens in your life. What we all become is exactly what we believe we can. My confidence comes from knowing there is something greater than myself that I am a part of and also is a part of me. How I think one … Continue reading Oprah(isms)

“I’m not a body with a soul…”

I'm not a body with a soul, I’m a soul that has a visible part called the body.” Paulo Coelho   Have you ever stood above yourself and gazed down and watched your body doing something mundane? Have you ever been in the midst of a crowd of talking, laughing, with excited people and found … Continue reading “I’m not a body with a soul…”

“Really important meetings are planned by the souls…”

"Really important meetings are planned by the souls long before the bodies see each other." Paulo Coehlo, Eleven Minutes   It's not that I disagree with Coehlo, but, must I follow every 'chance meeting' that was never meant to be the one? The angst, the passion, the sadness that goes with "really important meetings," is it … Continue reading “Really important meetings are planned by the souls…”

Drop Drop Drop!

  © Lynda Filler Photography 2018   I #LOVE this!! Sam Bennett dropped this into my email box this week and I wanted to share. If it resonates, make it your own. And you can follow Sam at the link below. https://theorganizedartistcompany.com The Organized Artist Company | The Organized Entrepreneur Company Carpinteria, California 93013 United … Continue reading Drop Drop Drop!

Coelho…The Soul, Our Dreams

    I know, I obsess. But more from Manuscript Found in Accra, Paolo Coelho   "Our soul is governed by four invisible forces: love, death, power, and time. When you are going through difficult times, remember: you might have lost some major battles, but you survived and you're still here. That is a victory. … Continue reading Coelho…The Soul, Our Dreams

How do you love?

Let me count the ways. sunrises and sunsets, baby smiles and baby breath, beaches and mountains, lovers, arguments and making up, flowers on my patio, orchids on my desk, a family who remind me I'm loved, children who taught me, unconditional love, living with dying .... friends who sit with me in silence who understand … Continue reading How do you love?