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The language of loss

One of the hardest things we will face as humans is the aging and eventual loss of our parents.  I have been blessed with two wonderful parents and consider them on the short list of friends.  The same ghost that … Continue reading

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Wake me when its over

Lately I have been privy to conversations amongst friends and acquaintances regarding the state of the nation.  I listen as they express their fear and their feeling that all is lost and we are doomed.  With the resignation of supreme … Continue reading

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The path of YIKES

For many of you who follow this blog, you know I am usually giving advice or encouraging a brave approach to life.  I have always admired the brave and the adventurous and their zest for life.   I stand now needing … Continue reading

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Dear America

Dear America, Wtf has happened to you?  I thought I knew you but apparently I was mistaken.  I have always known you had your share of problems and I like many others was willing to give you the benefit of … Continue reading

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Love and Respect

It is early morn and once again I am awake.  This morning I sit contemplating something a friend recently told me: that all men hate their wives.  Apparently this information was given to him by a trusted therapist. Personally, I … Continue reading

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Rebirth

Last night I had a dream.  I saw the world spinning as pieces were being dismantled and flying off into space.  i witnessed large divisions and splits around the globe. It all dismantled into crumbs and ashes of what had … Continue reading

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No I am not selfish

Recently I read an obituary of a well known woman.  As obits go, her many achievements were shared as well as personal family related history.  Her many friends expressed their grief and sadness at the loss.  I read on and … Continue reading

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Repetition

I have made a mistake.  I have allowed myself to become a victim of social media.  These past 4 months I have been witness to a land of activism, support and indignation but I have also been witness to hate … Continue reading

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dwelling in the deep

Something is amiss.  Many of us feel it–that gnawing feeling of dissatisfaction.  It wakes us in the night and plagues us in the day.  We slog through our day wondering “is this what life is supposed to look like?  Society … Continue reading

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Blessings in the Wind

As previously reported I am in a small town in Eastern Cuba.  It is the town that was the center for the massive destructive hurricane Matthew.  I have never been in a category 5 hurricane or any hurricane for that … Continue reading

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