This poem is an excerpt from David Mezzapelle's new book,
10 Habits of Truly Optimistic People:
A poem by Karen Lyons Kalmenson
with open heart
and eager mind
for you will see beauty
in everything you find.
The world will indeed
be a happier place,
as you navigate the
hills and valleys
with a smile
Paula C Snyder, Staying Inspired blogger, was a published contributor of several articles in the first volume, Contagious Optimism, released in 2013 (pictured below).
Visit The Contagious Optimism Book series website for more information, find local live events, purchase merchandise, and to have your own stories considered in future editions.