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Be A Beginner

Be willing to be a beginner every single morning ~Eckhart

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Free Hugs

So much anger in this world, so much greed, so much unhappiness. I wish I could do something that would help us all be neighbours again. Would you like a hug? ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Together

How good and pleasant it is when brothers live together in unity. ~Psalms

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Sleep

The sleep of the working man is pleasant whether he eats little or much but the full stomach of the rich man does not allow him to sleep. ~Ecclesiastes  

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We Are All One

Emergent theories seem to confirm what mystics have been telling us all along—that we are one, not just all human beings, but all creation, the entire universe. As much as we may imagine and act to the contrary, human beings … Continue reading

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Turkey Tail Fungus

Turkey Tail fungus Trametes versicolor One of the most common mushrooms in North American woods, found virtually anywhere there are dead hardwood logs and stumps to decompose—and, occasionally, on conifer wood too. Its cap colours are extremely variable, but tend … Continue reading

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Disappointment

Let disappointment flow through me and out again, rather than curling myself around it and nurturing it. ©2019 Sharron R. McMillan

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Our New Great Grand Babies

17 Muscovy ducklings! Just one day old and already exploring the big world.

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Achieve Your Goal

It is more important to know where you are going than to get there quickly. Do not mistake activity for achievement. ~Mabel Newcomber

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Empty Nest

The day a child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise. ~ Alden Nowlan

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Life Knocks At Our Door

Life knocks at our door everyday. Life will keep knocking whether we answer the door or not. Life knocks at our door at this particular time for a reason. We often feel unprepared to open the door when Life knocks. … Continue reading

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Living In Peace

Nonviolence is the foundational, universal ethic for building a culture of peace, disarmament and development. A spiritual orientation, a way of life, and a practical tool, nonviolence confronts violence without using violence, creates constructive alternatives and calls us to share … Continue reading

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Being You

You are damaged and broken and unhinged. But so are shooting stars and comets. ~Nikita Gill

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The Cause Of Our Unhappiness

It is our resistance to things as they are that causes most of our unhappiness. ~Richard Rohr

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Home

Home is where we store our stories, till that story ends. Boxes full, we start new pages, find new homes, new friends. We leave behind the faintest essence of our story’s theme, what we loved above all else, an outline … Continue reading

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