Monthly Archives: April 2013

Am I Grateful?

Am I grateful? …for the last time I had my heart-broken? It showed me how much I could love. …for the last time I was injured and recovered? It showed me how crucial good health is. …for the last time I … Continue reading

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The Perceiver’s Vantage Point

Being solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness of your own presence rather than of the absence of others. Because solitude is an achievement. Alice Koller For a … Continue reading

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We’re All Just Wandering Souls

Something happened yesterday where my feelings became hurt more so than in a long while. I presented myself to another person in a way I thought was honest and caring. My comrade found great offense in what I said. This … Continue reading

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That Shadow Was Me

I have spent most of my adult life looking for it. Over time I tried this way and that way; this woman and that woman; that friend and others. Time and time again I found it temporarily only to discover … Continue reading

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The Truth About Yourself

“Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves” is the 4th step used in anonymous recovery groups for compulsions that range from alcohol, narcotics and gambling to overeating, workaholic behavior and the recovery group I am active in, Codependence … Continue reading

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Two Years Today

True happiness is to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future, not to amuse ourselves with either hopes or fears but to rest satisfied with what we have, which is sufficient, for he that is so wants nothing. … Continue reading

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Let the Gratefulness Overflow

You think this is just another day in your life. It’s not just another day. It’s the one day that is given to you. To-day. It’s given to you. It’s a gift. It’s the only gift that you have right … Continue reading

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Gratitude+Life=A Better Life

I would be grateful if you’d forward to a few friends an installment of G.M.G. you find meaningful and help set a record for readership for GoodMorningGratitude.com’s second birthday on April 25, 2013. Thank you.

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Path To Gratitude

There are many pathways to being more grateful, to be happier and to improve one’s outlook on life. Here are a few from the ongoing dialogue I have with myself. Growing gratitude has been a game changer. Gratefulness fosters the growth of additional thankfulness; makes me … Continue reading

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A Gratitude List

I would be grateful if you’d forward to a few friends an installment of G.M.G. you find meaningful and help set a record for readership for GoodMorningGratitude.com’s second birthday on April 25, 2013. Thank you. A list of what quickly … Continue reading

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