Category Archives: Life

How Amazing

Sometimes you wake up. Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly. Neil Gaiman One never knows where inspiration comes. All true turning points come unexpectedly. It’s uncanny how one can feel life beginning to fill … Continue reading

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You Bring Me Joy

Originally posted September 3, 2012 The years have not caused me to forget. Still there are remnants of feelings strong beyond explanation. You cracked me wide-open and I was never the same again.Was it because you loved me so unwaveringly deep … Continue reading

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Soulmates: Love that Lasts a Lifetime

Originally posted July 7, 2011 “Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans” wrote John Lennon in what he said was a favorite song he authored (Beautiful Boy). That quote is part of my personal sayings … Continue reading

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What I Learned About Love the Hard Way

First posted on August 10, 2011    1 – Who you marry will affect your life more than you can imagine.  Your life may be better for your choice, worse because of your choice or both at different times. 2 – … Continue reading

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100% Yourself

About all you can do in life is be who you are. Some people will love you for you. Most will love you for what you can do for them, and some won’t like you at all. Rita Mae Brown

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Let Life Happen

Let life happen to you. Believe me: life is in the right, always. Rainer Maria Rilke

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Aren’t You Tired Yet?

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Learning to Love Myself

Reposted from July 28, 2011:  In retrospect I  clearly see a much different past view of myself than the one visible to me today.  Now when glancing in my mental “rear-view mirror” my old behavior is much easier to explain … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Love: UPDATE

Update:  This morning I was blessed to spend a half hour with the sister of the woman I wrote about below two years ago. Dawn’s sister, the little girl she gave birth to (Kellie) and I had a meaningful FaceTime conversation … Continue reading

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UPDATED: We Are All Meant to Shine

Post Addition: Near the end of this old post from April 2012, I reference a decades old wisteria vine above my back patio that I spoke to this morning. Silly to some but meaningful to me. We just got our … Continue reading

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