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Somehow

“Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” – Helen Keller SOMEHOW   With each sorrow like a seed deep in soil somehow … Continue reading

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Spiritual Bridges

“Learn to light a candle in the darkest moments of someone’s life. Be the light that helps others see; it is what gives life its deepest significance.” – Roy T. Bennett SPIRITUAL BRIDGES   What if I became a grain … Continue reading

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I’ll Speak Of Life

“All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming.” – Helen Keller I’LL SPEAK OF LIFE   I’ve known hopelessness, therefore I’ll speak of hope.   I’ve known loneliness, therefore I’ll sit by you when you … Continue reading

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Whispers of Time

“Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forwards.” – Søren Kierkegaard   WHISPERS OF TIME?   Is it nostalgia? Is it melancholy? Is it the song on the radio? Is it the honey rays in the … Continue reading

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Midnight Glow

“The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.” ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Photo credit: www.facebook.com/YosemiteNPS MIDNIGHT GLOW   I came to the end of the valley, where the last tree stands lonesome, it seems, but the mountain stream playfully … Continue reading

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The Map Of Life

“The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.” – C.G. Jung THE MAP OF LIFE   Do you know what’s there to enjoy besides the beauty of your soul?   Study the lines on your face … Continue reading

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Hope Is The Gardener

“You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep Spring from coming.” ― Pablo Neruda HOPE IS THE GARDENER   On the shoulders of mountaintops In the branches of Nature’s grasp In the eyes of the sapphire sky In the bed … Continue reading

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Seasons of Beauty

“From the ashes, a fire shall be woken, a light from the shadows shall spring; renewed shall be blade that was broken, the crownless again shall be king.” – J.R.R. Tolkien SEASONS OF BEAUTY   I woke up this morning with … Continue reading

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The Waves of Passing Time

“All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming.” – Helen Keller Photo credit: hiking2christ.org THE WAVES OF PASSING TIME   Can the mountain brook rolling down the hill calm our minds with its rhythmic humming? … Continue reading

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Today I Stand

“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough … Continue reading

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