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A New Day

“Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves. – Henry David Thoreau Photo by Paul Bica A NEW DAY   And when we awaken at last from the nightmare that shattered our heart, still with a sleepy … Continue reading

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Canvas of Life

“Let us be kind to one another, for most of us are fighting a hard battle.” – Ian MacLaren  Art credit: fineartamerica.com CANVAS OF LIFE   The comfort of a gloomy morning, its grayness like a canvas hanging in the … Continue reading

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Horizons of Mind

“The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald HORIZONS OF OUR MIND   I only have this lonely space the … Continue reading

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A Lost Seed

“Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without the words and never stops at all.” ― Emily Dickinson A LOST SEED When you forget how to smile let the tears roll into … Continue reading

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Deep in the Forest

“Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better to take things as they come along with patience and … Continue reading

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Lullaby

“Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby.” – Langston Hughes LULLABY It’s stormy outside but I don’t mind it. Sitting on the lanai absorbing … Continue reading

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Metamorphosis

“Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.” – Desmond Tutu METAMORPHOSIS The gentle strumming of the old guitar awakened something deep inside that seemed untouchable for a long while. Suddenly the photograph … Continue reading

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When the Stars Take a Rest

“Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better take things as they come along with patience and equanimity.” … Continue reading

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Lost Dreams

“Hold fast to your dreams, for without them life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.” – Langston Hughes LOST DREAMS The darkness in this room oh so overwhelming but I choose to sit in it and in silence … Continue reading

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Waves of the Soul

“To be whole. To be complete. Wildness reminds us what it means to be human, what we are connected to rather than what we are separate from.” – Terry Tempest Williams WAVES OF THE SOUL There is so much I’d … Continue reading

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