_20150526_181758                                                                    …   xx   …   xx   …


I see a sign on the supermarket window –

The wheels in my mind begin to spin. I imagine how wonderful it would be if our


 could provide us with a     _20150601_153527solution to life’s challenges. 

For example –

how to get

                                        or become a 


I’d jump up and down and screech


Wouldn’t you?

What a

 this would be for  life in general!


We all know        _20150601_152038


I’m going to make every effort to do just that!

You’ve heard this one –    _20150601_152318

Isn’t this a fabulous way to deal with the inevitable passage of time?

This digital moment was captured at the grocery store –


If only life was that simple, right?  Then you wouldn’t have  those days when you want to throw up your hands and scream


“Are you there, God?  Do you even care?”

I get tired of waiting, sometimes, don’t you?   You know … for that phone call, e-mail, text, knock at the door – whatever it takes – to deliver the 

you’ve been pining, aching, yearning for.

But I

to speed things up, to make it happen. There’s an appointed time for everything, you know.  It’s written in the stars.

So your mother always said

But what if you feel you can’t wait one more day?  What if you just cannot keep believing?

I’m having one of those moments, when I walk into WalMart.  I cross the threshold and get confronted smack in the face by this –

 The familiar thrill of exhilaration surges through me.  My heart begins to sing again. 

These sudden, unanticipated


 unnerve and delight me.

So once more, I have to


 I want to

 I make up my mind (yet again) that I  will be as young as I believe I am.  I’ll never be too old

I can IMG_20150403_075441776 because I choose to

So I will
_20150601_161550 Once again, I feel refreshed and I’m

I choose to believe that

 and I plan to

Come journey with me.


 Believe with me, because I believe. 

_20150515_195352 – really.  You know,






4 thoughts on “Signs

  1. Dear Sonali: For some reason, I can’t see the pictures you posted beyond the 5th picture. Can you advise me on how to make it work?

    love, Evelyn


  2. You do a lot of shopping, don’t you? 😉 Really enjoyed this. You are very clever… Are we going to discover what it is YOU actually dream??? Just wonderin’… 🙂

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