aloha nui loa

the quality of everything we do: our physical actions,
our verbal actions, and even our mental actions,
depends on our motivation. that's why it's important
for us to examine our motivation in our day to day life.
if we cultivate respect for others and our motivation is
sincere, if we develop a genuine concern for others’
well-being, then all our actions will be positive.
-the dalai lama



the lithe wrist of a smiling girl in a swirl of white dress with black tracery: they were all flashes of light and they were laughing. there were more roses, there was water, the sky was a wide open blue-