Tag Archives: hope

Creative Survival

Spiders this year are abundant, weaving their designs in front of the door, across the path, over the windows while we sleep, using what they have at hand to keep life afloat. Our yard is carpeted with tight, pitchy fir … Continue reading

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Ringing the Gong at Sunset

Nov. 11, 2018 at sunset, I rang our gong 100 times. It was actually a very moving experience for me.  I wasn’t going to ring the gong one hundred times, I thought I’d do a few gongs and call it … Continue reading

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Peace

When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace. ~Sri Chinmoy

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There Be Fairies Here

The wall is silence, the grass is sleep, Tall trees of peace their vigil keep, And the Fairy of Dreams with moth-wings furled Plays soft on her flute to the drowsy world. ~Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

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Wisdom

Wisdom speaks only truth! ~Proverbs 8: 7

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Stay Strong

Stay strong, stay positive, and never give up. ~Roy Bennett

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Be Not Afraid

Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact. ~William James

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There Goes August

Flying off like a bird heading south. Not to be seen again until a new year emerges. Goodbye August, goodbye summer. See you next year.

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Words In My Head When I Woke Up

“If we forget our past, we have no future.”

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Pondering

Remember that great love and great achievements involve great risk.

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We’ve Got Company Coming

I haven’t seen or talked to my cousin for over 60 years. Today she’s coming for a visit. We’ve been emailing for the past three years, catching up on lives we missed being part of. Can’t wait till you arrive … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Prayer

Thank you for this very special place you gave us over 40 years ago.  And thank you for protecting and preserving it. In spite of our wanderlust and mistakes, loggers and well-meaning friends we are still here where you placed … Continue reading

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Don’t Spoil It

“Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.” ~Epicurus

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Reborn

Death is not final all is reborn, Transfigured, delivered – a brand new form. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Why

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how. ~Friedrich Nietzsche

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