Daily Quote: August 9, 2021

It’s the heart afraid of breaking
that never learns to dance.

~ Amanda McBroom
(American – Musician; Born: August 9, 1947)

Holidays and Celebrations:

Porte Musings:

Happy Birthday Amanda McBroom. I doubt if there is anyone in North America who isn’t familiar with The Rose, your gift to music. love and dreams. Thank you for your inspiration.

Today is also International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples . The original people in areas that have been conquered or colonized. To recognize their contributions to science, art, medicine and theology.

To learn more about the world’s Indigenous peoples we also celebrate Book Lover’s Day. So grab a book and dream of simpler times.

Today is also the beginning of the Islamic New Year. So I wish a Happy New Year to all my Arabic friends and family.