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

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Encouraging you to avoid the flu on near a river.

Smiling DOES enable your body to avoid the flu! It is cold outside.  I woke this morning before 7 am to snow covering our lawn.  Flu season is upon us. Did you know that smiling enables you to avoid the flu?  Medical Read more…

Encouraging you to cope with rejection on near a river.

Rejection does not have to ruin your day! Do you seek relationships with others who do not want to connect with you? Do you let rejection get you down? I am the product of my Mother’s extramarital affair, and I Read more…

Encouraging you to appreciate who you are on near a river.

You are beautiful and valuable for who you are right now! On day, a crow was living happily until he saw a peacock dancing in the forest. The crow felt very jealous.  He wanted to be as beautiful and happy Read more…

Encouraging you to let your past go on near a river.

Moving on from your past is a key to success in life! I am a woman who has fallen many times, but I have always gotten back up. Every day I work through my pain.  I move on and do Read more…

Encouraging you to be happy on near a river.

How to have a happy day regardless of your current circumstances. I hope you have a happy day every day of your life.  I hope that every day of your life is a “gratitude day”. “Gratitude” is a great way Read more…

Encouraging you to be happy on near a river.

Be happy no matter what happens today! I love camping and nature. Right now we are camping. The camper next door just came over and gave us some homemade soup for dinner. Then we sat and talked a while. We 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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