Monthly Archives: August 2013

Drink And Be Filled Up

Every morning I wake up early to have my coffee and watch the sun rise. I love the quiet and solitude early morning brings to me. Everything around me is so peaceful and I get so caught up in it. … Continue reading

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What Good Will It Do?

The US battleship is on its way again to the Middle East. This time to bomb Syria. Winter 1983-1984. New Jersey was again in the waters of the Mediterranean. The civil war was still going on in Lebanon and there … Continue reading

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It May Be Unfair

This weekend here in Montreal there was a two day walk to end women’s cancers. In fact almost every weekend there is some kind of a walk or activity or charity event to help raise money for cancer research. To … Continue reading

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What’s Next?

As much as I hate to complain and whine, I feel that that’s what I am doing lately. Complaining! When I first woke up today morning and held my pen in my hand I wanted to change that. Enough of … Continue reading

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I Am Not Sure How

Yesterday was a sad day for me, for us. On this day, exactly a year ago, we buried my best friend, and exactly three months after I buried my husband. And yesterday was one of those days that I started … Continue reading

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Do You Have Similar Stories You Like To Share?

I am reading the book called ‘My Dear, I wanted to tell you’ by Louisa Young. The book was first published in 2011, and I am reading the paperback edition (Harper 2012). Early on in the book, the events and … Continue reading

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Stop The Madness!

Yesterday was a bad day for Egypt. A bad day for Lebanon, a bad day for the entire region, the Middle East. In Egypt a state of emergency has been declared, with all the killings and burnings of churches. In … Continue reading

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What Would Happen Next?

On Friday last week I decided to clean my desk. My writing corner so to speak. It was so clattered with books and notebooks and pens and everything that it made it impossible for me to sit and work. So … Continue reading

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Maybe I Should Feel Lucky

In a few days it will be exactly nine months that I lost my husband. On the 16th to be exact. Last night when I checked my calendar for any appointments that I have this week, I realized that the … Continue reading

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So Next Time I’ll Be In The Library

Are you a disciplined writer? Do you have a schedule for writing during the day that you follow? Well I personally lack discipline. Believe it or not there was a time in my life when I was more organized. I … Continue reading

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