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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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Dancing In The Rain

“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 DANCING IN THE RAIN   When the sun hides and smile is nowhere to … 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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Left Behind In Ashes

“I’m not crying because of you; you’re not worth it. I’m crying because my delusion of who you were was shattered by the truth of who you are.” – Steve Maraboli LEFT BEHIND IN ASHES Nothing matters in the end… … Continue reading

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The Journey of Healing

“Be of good cheer. Do not think of today’s failures, but of the success that may come tomorrow. You have set yourselves a difficult task, but you will succeed if you persevere, and you will find a joy in overcoming … Continue reading

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A New Day

“This new day is too dear, with its hopes and invitations, to waste a moment on the yesterdays.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Photo credit: Scott Wright Photography A NEW DAY   Every day I wake a new ray of light … 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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The Song of Trees

“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them – that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.” – Lao Tzu THE SONG OF TREES And so … 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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A New Day

“No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man.” – Heraclitus  Often when we go through a difficult period of time, when we find ourselves lost in the … Continue reading

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