Posts Tagged ‘optimism’

The sun still shines above

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Even when the sky is filled with clouds, the sun still shines above.

— Anonymous

Even when the sky is filled with clouds, the sun still shines above. Photo © J. Elke Ertle, 2017. www.walled-in-berlin.com

Even when the sky is filled with clouds, the sun still shines above. Photo © J. Elke Ertle, 2017. www.walled-in-berlin.com

 

For a sneak peek at the first 20+ pages of my memoir, “Walled-In: A West Berlin Girl’s Journey to Freedom,” click “Download a free excerpt” on the home page of http://www.walled-in-berlin.com

 

Hope is like a balloon

Thursday, July 30th, 2015

Hope is like a balloon, it can’t soar to the heavens if you hold it by the string.

–Lindsey Boucherly

 

For a sneak peek at the first 20+ pages of my memoir, Walled-In: A West Berlin Girl’s Journey to Freedom, click “Download a free excerpt” on the home page of http://www.walled-in-berlin.com. Walled-In is a story of growing up in Berlin during the Cold War.

 

Stumbling Block or Stepping-Stone?

Monday, September 8th, 2014

The difference between a stumbling block and a stepping-stone is what you make of it.

–Anonymous

 

For a sneak peek at the first 20+ pages of my memoir, Walled-In: A West Berlin Girl’s Journey to Freedom, click “Download a free excerpt” on the home page of http://www.walled-in-berlin.com. Walled-In is a story of growing up in Berlin during the Cold War.