When a storm is coming, all other birds seek shelter. The eagle alone avoids the storm by flying above it. So, in the storms of life may your heart be like an eagle’s and soar above.” – Author Unknown

Category Archives: Be a World Changer

Be a world changer and change the world around you!

This category teaches readers  how to be a world changer and change the world for the better instead of just complaining about it.  Topics include positive ways you can impact others’ lives, problem solving skills, how you can help end drug abuse and violence, and more.  Like the other categories, its ultimate purpose is to enable readers everywhere to soar like eagles above life’s storms.

Bobbie J Rae’s vision is insightful and motivating. Her vision  brings you a successful and positive outlook on life.  These articles will enable and motivate  you to change the world around you.

Written with uplifting words of encouragement, Near a River is a photographic children’s book about two young bald eagles who are eager for their mother to teach them to fly so they may soar over the storms in their lives. Near a River encourages early childhood reading. BJ hopes that every child becomes a strong reader and soars above the storms in life.


if only

If only a child could pick his parents… If only a child could pick his parents, the world would be a much happier place.  Too bad the soul of an unborn child cannot observe prospective parents from heaven and choose Read more…


Yes, we can change our crazy world for the better! Have you noticed that the world seems to have gone crazy lately?  The New York bombing attempt, the sexual harassment and assaults, the murders…. Snowed in our home all day, Read more…


Be a Great Person!

Great people have one common denominator:  they help others, even people they do not know. Why should we help people we do not know?  Too many people think, “If I help a stranger, what might happen to me?  But truly Read more…


Time is the most important gift.

There is one gift everyone can share with others. Do you happen to know what the most important gift is?  Everyone has the same amount of it and once used it cannot be replaced, so you should spend it as Read more…


investing in giving

Feeling down?  Try investing in giving to feel better! This year my husband and I are giving each other the joy of giving instead of exchanging Christmas gifts.  We are spending whatever money we would have spent on each other Read more…


blessed

May everyone have a blessed holiday season. This true story teaches something we all should remember this holiday season. A college track coach lined up the members of his team.  “Line up, shoulder to shoulder, we are about to race!” Read more…


why wait?

Why wait so long to enjoy the most important part of your life? My Grandma taught me that loving others is the most important thing a person can do. She impressed upon me that you never know how much time Read more…


influence others with kindness

Solve your problems peacefully and influence others to become your friend, not your foe! How do you solve your problems with others?  Do you become angry, or do you seek kind and peaceful solutions? Here is a story everyone needs Read more…


You never know when...

You never know when someone will repay your kindness with an even greater kindness! A poor young man was selling door to door to put himself through college.  At the end of the day, he reached into his pockets and Read more…


Good in, good out

Put good in and get good out.  Put garbage in and get garbage back out! Today I watched a show about murderers who played violent video games.  Some of the murderers were raised in good homes. Others had many risk Read more…

"Each reader's heart is like an eagle's and can soar above the storms in life..." - Near a River's Author, BJ Rae.

Written with uplifting words of encouragement, Near a River is a photographic children's book about two young bald eagles who are eager for their mother to teach them to fly so they may soar over the storms in their lives. Near a River encourages early childhood reading. BJ hopes that every child becomes a strong reader and soars above the storms in life.

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