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Mountains of Lies

“Marriage is not a noun; it’s a verb. It isn’t something you get. It’s something you do. It’s the way you love your partner every day.” –  Barbara De Angelis MOUNTAINS OF LIES   When you lose the love with … Continue reading

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All Too Human

“Despair is the price one pays for self-awareness. Look deeply into life, and you’ll always find despair.” ― Irvin D. Yalom ALL TOO HUMAN   Darkness and light, death and life, despair and hope, sharing the same ground we all … Continue reading

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Daily Greetings

“Isn’t it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back, everything is different…” – C.S. Lewis Photo credit: Avi Drori at Yosemite Conservancy DAILY GREETINGS Before I say good-bye I must say hello – my daily … 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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Phantom Pain

“Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.” – Henry David Thoreau I feel as if I were experiencing “phantom pain” – sensation described as a perception  related to a limb loss as a result of amputation. Although … Continue reading

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This Is The Holiday Season

“Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within reach of every hand.” – Mother Teresa Do we remember the spirit of this time of year? Or did we forget amidst all the advertisement to buy more, bigger, … Continue reading

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