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DISTRACTIONS

Smart phones; television; social media; over-activity; food; alcohol; drugs – anything and everything to distract ourselves from looking within to examine our motives and behaviors.  We judge others, pick out the “log” in our brother ‘s and sister’s eyes, and … Continue reading

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HATE IS A CANCER

Keeping in touch with old friends and colleagues via Facebook used to be fun.  After catching up I would also read articles, opinions, and, on occasion, politically-related issue pieces.  Lately, I’ve literally felt ill after reading some of the most … Continue reading

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HAPPY “LOVE” DAY

A wish for happiness and meaningfulness on this day we celebrate LOVE and the many ways we express it.  How about, in addition to chocolates, flowers, special dinners, and cards, we commit ourselves to expressing real love this year…caring for … Continue reading

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING 2015

It is truly a day to be thankful…to think on those gifts, blessings, and graces that we have been given… LIFE, CREATION, LAUGHTER, INTERPERSONAL CONNECTIONS, THINGS AND PEOPLE THAT NURTURE OUR SOULS AND BODIES, CREATIVITY, FREEDOM OF WORSHIP, FREEDOM TO … Continue reading

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THOUGHTS ABOUT FORGIVENESS

I’ve been away and working on my novel and books, however, a reflection I read the other day during my morning prayers struck me with it’s profound message and I wanted to share.  It was written by Elizabeth Duffy and … Continue reading

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THINK AND BE

Over the years I have read the same saying from various religious faiths,  cultural beliefs, and philosophies, namely, that “we become that which we think”.  In other words, the beliefs and accompanying feelings that we hold true and “feed”, tend to grow … Continue reading

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ODE TO MY IPHONE: random thoughts about our seeming obsession with our phones.

You remind me of a needy child, always following me around, attached to my hip, and begging for attention with your swooshes, beeps and bells. I lay you down and try to leave you alone so I can let my … Continue reading

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