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The Moment of Change

The moment of change is the only poem. ~Adrienne Rich Advertisements

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Be You

Whatever you are, be a good one. ~Abraham Lincoln

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The Play

The play ended on an unhappy note not how we wrote, nor as we’d hoped. But as the curtain dropped to the floor I heard the closing of a door and knew this drama had just begun, off stage right, … Continue reading

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Perfect

If you can spend a perfectly useless afternoon in a perfectly useless manner, you have learned how to live. ~Lin Yutang

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Come Alive

“Ask what makes you come alive and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” ~Howard Thurman

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Astounding

If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves. ~Thomas Edison

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True Resilience

True resilience is about much more than simply surviving the worst day of your life. It’s about thriving every day of your life. ~Rick Hanson

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Courage To Become You

Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition, they somehow already know what you truly want to become. ~Steve Jobs

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Whatever Happened to Honest Debate

Honest debate used to be making points to substantiate my perspective, then listening as you argue yours. Now debate feels more like war – attack, retreat, attack with more deadly words and weapons of past mistakes until points disappear and … Continue reading

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Decide to be Happy

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.” ~Hugh Downs

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Lost or Found

Sometimes our journey takes us to places we’d never find unless we got lost. ~Sharron R. McMillan

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Do Your Research, Then Do The Scary Thing

Anything I’ve ever done that ultimately was worthwhile initially scared me to death. ~Betty Bender

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The Path Back To Paradise Is Love

The only thing love requires is love in return. To love back is a choice, a decision of the will. So the love that created paradise gave a choice so that love could be returned. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Evolvement

We must evolve, we have to evolve or we will end up killing each other off as generations before us have done. We need to learn from our fathers, not emulate them. We must be who they were not in … Continue reading

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From My Serene Spot In The Woods

I send out love to my world healing for those we have wronged, peace for those who know only war and hate, strength for those who are weak and restitution for those who have lost all they valued. Lord help … Continue reading

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