Category Archives: Love

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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Love Letter To Someone I Don’t Know & Never Met

This entry was first posted on August 12, 2011. It is the by far the most read blog of the over 1000 I’ve posted.  “The Love Letter” painted by August Toulmouche Recently I have read several articles about old love letters being … Continue reading

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Traces…

Faded photographs Covered now with lines and creases; Tickets torn in half Memories in bits and pieces; Traces of love long ago That didn’t work out right; Traces of love with me tonight. Buie/Cobb/Gordy/Lee “Our time” will always be remembered with … Continue reading

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Love Letter To Someone I Don’t Know & Never Met

Today offered the opportunity to stroll back through some of the blogs I’ve written over the last four years. While pure fantasy and fiction, this one is a favorite and was originally posted on August 12, 2011. It’s filled with … Continue reading

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Even On My Weakest Days

Even on my weakest days I get a little bit stronger. Sara Evans

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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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Random Musings on Love

My heart is open. That is why it can be easily hurt. This does not mean I am weak. Rather, it means I have the courage, in spite of fear, to love with all my heart. Why do we fall in … Continue reading

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“I Love You”

Better three hours too soon than a minute too late. William Shakespeare It was Carol’s fiftieth birthday, and Jim had two plane tickets to Hawaii in his pocket. He was going to surprise her. Instead, he was killed by a … Continue reading

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A Letter To My Son on Father’s Day

ORIGINALLY Posted on June 19, 2011 Dear Nick, Vivid in memory are the emotions I experienced just after you were born. The day after you arrived I wrote in a journal about the joy I felt, the gratefulness within for … Continue reading

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A Walk To Remember

Writer and film producer Nicholas lost his sister to cancer and events in her life inspired him to write “A Walk To Remember”. The book was made into a movie I have not seen. However, the book touched this old … Continue reading

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