Category Archives: inspiration

Before the Hurricane

As I held the ladder and drill for my hubs, I kept getting distracted by the flitting, diving and dancing of butterflies and dragonflies in our back yard. Much to his chagrin, I said “I swear they’re speaking to me!” … Continue reading

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The Ocean Reminds Us

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Don’t Stop 

I take lots and lots of pictures with my iPhone. I have a hard time deciding which ones to let go of, so I just buy more storage on that mysterious “cloud”. An incredibly large percentage of my photos, those … Continue reading

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June

Inspired by the following quote and my 3AM muse.                       “I wonder what it would be like to live in a world where it was always June?”        … Continue reading

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The World We Want

Up early to meet the morning, the same one that’s already over on the other side of this big blue ball we populate. None of us having the slightest notion of what this rotation will bring. Oh, we have schedules … Continue reading

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What Have We Orphaned?

Day 24 of National Poetry Month. For the prompt “orphaned”.

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Advice From The Sun

Show up. Every damn day. Regardless of how many clouds get in your way or attempt to shadow your shine. Ignore the thundering nay sayers who storm in noisily and proclaim their shock and awe light show to be superior. … Continue reading

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You Are Perfect and More Than Enough 

“Take a picture of yourself today and look at it 10 years from now and you’ll surely remark about how beautiful you WERE, how good you looked, TODAY!” That’s just one of the “Jenwisdoms” I heard from Jen Pastiloff Taleghany at … Continue reading

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Bidding Fear Adieu

Fear has no home in my heart anymore. It’s not that it’s been completely crowded out by courage, although I do, on most days, have a moderate amount of that. No, in this second act of my life, North of 50, … Continue reading

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Anti Black Friday

Anti Black Friday Door busters swapped for nature’s blues busters, long lines for a solitary seat by the sea, the din of commercial chaos for the rhapsody of nature, parking lot reconnaissance for serendipitous treasures, shopping cart wars for peaceful … Continue reading

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