The Three Questions

This is a wonderful children’s book written by Jon Muth based upon the writing of Leo Tolstoy. The three question are : When is the best time to do things? Who is the most important one? What is the right thing to do?”
It seems to me…when life gets just a bit disconnected or off center, the right person, right song, right memory just presents itself when you need it most. I.LOVE.THAT. Serendipity, you know?
I think that is why I am so hung up on this Willie Nelson song, Maria Shut Up and Kiss Me. What in the world would it be about that song? Other than the first verse, perhaps…
“That’s my favorite part
Rewind my life on
When my world got dark
And you turned my light on
I’ve watched it for hours and hours again in my head, I did.”
Quite comforting to figure these kind of things out…turns out I do not secretly want Maria to shut up and kiss me. Whatever:)
But rather, the reminder of how the right thing/person/song/photo at the right moment – THAT is the good stuff right there.
Good stuff indeed.

Maria SHut Up and Kiss Me

About attraversiamodarmaz

Midwestern girl who loves big city shopping (note - do not love high heels of any kind) * hate to say that first because I fancy myself a yoga chic too who is into feng shui and a minimalist life but it's just not all true!* I do forget to recycle* LOVE reading and music and most things crafty (the idea of them - very fickle and creative urges come and go faster than light or sound)* Grand chef and baker in my own mind and kitchen - love to mix and match recipes for a glorious new concoction* Gardening would be very successful - I have a flair but short attention span can cause casualties* True bliss is my home filled with three beautiful children (four on the weekends - an amazing Goddaughter)* did forget to feed the beautiful children lunch once when they were too small to remind me* can't find socks for all on some crazy mornings* I'm a learner who just can't help it...a writer in my head, and a college instructor for a half dozen classes a year* can't help my right brain optimism* been a foster mom* am a very grateful mom of adopted children* worst life moment: leaving the E.R. with an empty baby carrier* this is me...pretty much
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