What really matters

January 3, 2016

Velveteen-rabbitThis is a tough time of year for many people, especially those who felt left out of the holiday celebration, maybe because of depression, or family problems or something else. When you feel left out, it doesn’t much matter why. Or what time of year.

But this time of year can be the hardest.

The beautiful children’s story of the Velveteen Rabbit has provided hope, support and inspiration to so many of its readers over the years, and not just to children. I love this lesson and present it with the hope that you’ll share it where you see fit.

Thank you.

8 comments on “What really matters
  1. judybuller@hotmail.com says:

    ahh Carol, you are very real and loved very much, i hope your heart will heal soon, your loss was very deep, my prayers are with you, and yes this is a great book, always been a favorite of mine too. God Bless

  2. Laura Ehlers says:

    Such a worth while lesson, but one which requires a lot of study and work. Have a beautiful, happy New Year!

  3. Donna says:

    I immediately shared this on my page. It is beautiful and life affirming. I want to hang this in my room to look at over and over again. may the Lord grant you his choicest blessings.
    Helping others like this will heal your heart. My love to you

  4. Barbara says:

    ‘because once you are Real you can’t be ugly, except to people who don’t understand.’ Love that line. A lesson for us all. Thanks.
    b

  5. Lois Alter Mark says:

    This makes me cry every single time. Such a beautiful story and sentiment.

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