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Three Important Questions

I was tidying up my home office this afternoon (envision piles of books, journals, clippings, etc.”) and revisited this children’s book. “The Three Questions”, written and illustrated by Jon J. Muth and based on a story with the same name, … Continue reading

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One More Light

So many who were touched by his music, now mourn the fact that Chester Bennington’s name was recently added to the tragic list of famous people who took their own lives through suicide. I was shocked to read that there … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning By The Sea

   Despite feeling like excrement this morning, (probable sinus infection) I vowed to at least pay a short visit to my paramour, to simply breathe and listen and flood my cells with peace. My muse apparently thought it rather a … Continue reading

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Where Shopping Is a Pleasure

Mottled skin and all of about 95 pounds, he’s probably very close to that number in age. The cashier said, “Jack, you were just on the blood pressure machine. Look over there.” He quickly did so and returned. “They’re not … Continue reading

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Just Breathe

  

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This Little Light of Mine

This Little Light of Mine The book has been in good company for quite a while now, residing in my “books to read” basket with waaaayyy more than a few others. My kindred bibliophiles won’t even raise an eyebrow at … Continue reading

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Empathy and To Kill a Mockingbird

“If you feel more important than any human being, think of only one thing your entire life: releasing your soul from this malady.” Faouzi Skali 1953- When I came upon this quote I immediately thought of  To Kill a Mockingbird, … Continue reading

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No Deprivation

Pardon the pun, but today has been a really good Friday, with me doing all the things I love; going to the beach, reading and writing. This morning I watched a fisherman catch a Hammerhead shark. I come from a family of … Continue reading

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What The World Needs Now

It’s been such a long time since I’ve written! But I’m writing now and that’s all that really matters. Like everyone, around the end of one year and beginning of the next, I’m reading and hearing a lot about making … Continue reading

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Day 1- A Month of Suessisms (along with some words from other wildly wise folks)

“Today you are you, that is truer than true.  There is no one alive that is you’er than you.”  Dr. Suess “Never forget that you are one of a kind. Never forget that if there weren’t any need for you in … Continue reading

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