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To Our Angels

“It is a curious thing, the death of a loved one. And yet it is always a surprise when it happens to someone we know. It is like walking up the stairs to your bedroom in the dark, and thinking … Continue reading

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That Which Is Most Personal

When I was a little girl, I wanted to be a writer. I loved books and paper and pens. I loved to read books and create stories in my head. I loved to collect pens and pencils and journals and … Continue reading

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Sweetest Times Simple Pleasures

“The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.” Carl G. Jung In one of my earlier blog posts Try … Continue reading

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Everybody’s Always Looking For It

For the past six months I have been waiting for an important phone call that I hope will change my life. And until I receive that call I feel like I am just walking around, getting along and counting the hours. … Continue reading

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Only The Echoes Of My Mind

Some day in July when I read my horoscope from my phone app it said: “If you could go back in time and explore a period when everything was happy and hopeful for you, Aries, it might give you a sense of … Continue reading

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I Wish I Had Known!

Jean Paul Sartre wrote: “We are our choices.” I don’t agree with what he wrote. If it were true, would I choose to be a widow? Would I choose to lose a loved one? I don’t think so. In fact … Continue reading

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Nothing Else Will Give You That!

It’s a beautiful day outside. A bit breezy but really beautiful.  Last night I had trouble sleeping. I woke up from a bad dream in the middle of the night. In my dream I was being chased and attacked and … Continue reading

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Three Times In My Lifetime

In the book I am currently reading there is this question, “In a perfect world what would you like to be?” I close the book and think. If the world is perfect do we really need to dream? Our world … Continue reading

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I’ll Get Through This

The statistics on my blog indicate that between December 2015 and March 2016 I have posted two articles per month, and from April 2016 onwards I have but one blog post each month. I find that so sad. There was a … Continue reading

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It’s Father’s Day

Today is Father’s Day. And for me and my kids it’s not a day like any other. It is one of those days that we just have to get through. Today is a day just for keeping on. In his answer … Continue reading

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