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Poetry Friday

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The Weighing The heart’s reasonsseen clearly,even the hardestwill carryits whip-marks and sadnessand must be forgiven. As the drought-starvedeland forgivesthe drought-starved lionwho finally takes her,enters willingly thenthe life she cannot refuse,and is lion, is… Continue reading

What are your suggestions for gift ideas for a newly diagnosed cancer patient?

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When I was first diagnosed with breast cancer, I was so shocked and all at sea I had no clue what kind of gift would have been meaningful to me at that time.… Continue reading

Monday Motivation

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There is always something to do. There are hungry people to feed, naked people to clothe, sick people to comfort and make well. And while I don’t expect you to save the world,… Continue reading

Weekly Round-Up

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T for this week’s round-up of the best of the blog posts which I’ve read over the past week. These are the posts that have moved me, taught me something, inspired me, and which I’ve wanted to share with you. Don’t forget if you have written a post which you would like readers to see, just […]

Poetry Friday

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Expect nothing. Live frugallyOn surprise.become a strangerTo need of pityOr, if compassion be freelyGiven outTake only enoughStop short of urge to pleadThen purge away the need. Wish for nothing largerThan your own small… Continue reading

Monday Motivation

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Tame wild disappointmentWith caress unmoved and coldMake of it a parkaFor your soul. – Alice Walker

Weekly Round-Up

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T for this week’s round-up of the best of the blog posts which I’ve read over the past week. These are the posts that have moved me, taught me something, inspired me, and which I’ve wanted to share with you. Don’t forget if you have written a post which you would like readers to see, just […]

Poetry Friday

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Being A Pilgrim To journey without being changed is to be a nomad.To change without journeying is to be a chameleon.To journey and to be transformedby the journey is to be a pilgrim.… Continue reading

Monday Motivation

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Weekly Round-Up

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T for this week’s round-up of the best of the blog posts which I’ve read over the past week. These are the posts that have moved me, taught me something, inspired me, and which I’ve wanted to share with you. Don’t forget if you have written a post which you would like readers to see, just […]