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Solitude

Solitude removes bitterness and resentment. Advertisements

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Soon Enough

When, when, when? When all we want, all we need to hear, what we hope for, what we fear. By the time we’ve found other things to do, other things to wait for, other words to hear – soon enough … Continue reading

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Seeing

One way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, “What if I had never seen this before? What if I knew I would never see it again? ~Rachel Carson

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Waiting

Whatever we are waiting for – peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of simple abundance – it will surely come to us, but only when we are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart. ~Sarah … Continue reading

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Clear Thinking

As selfishness and complaint pervert and cloud the mind, so love with its joy clears and sharpens the vision. ~ Helen Keller

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Eagles

Eagles speak to me of spirit, my father, strength and power, being above the mundane things of this earth, seeing with eyes of spirit. My spirit always reacts when I see or hear eagles. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Dear Rachel

We still have flies, mosquitoes and ants, invasive species of unwanted plants, though chemicals fail to eradicate we’re closer to your predicted fate. Fifty years after you wrote of your fear DDT’s gone but Monsanto’s still here. Now we have … Continue reading

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Friendship Is a Well Built Nest

The bird a nest, the spider a web, Man friendship. ~William Blake

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The Lost Art of Anticipation

Tweet, twitter, Instagram, call, text, web cam – get it done, see it now, never wait, don’t know how. Envision, dream what you desire, watch tiny sparks light a fire. Half the joy of wanting is the thing that seems … Continue reading

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Know Thyself

Make it thy business to know thyself, which is the most difficult lesson in the world. ~Cervantes

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Waiting

“If your ship doesn’t come in, swim out to it.” ~ Jonathan Winters

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The Head of a Man

“The head of a man is not like a pawpaw that you can split open and know what goes on there.” ~An Akan proverb in Ghana

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Be You

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

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Heart Sounds of Life

Hard to describe the sound of a happy fire on a chilly morning – like the sound of my heart when I have my head underwater, or wind through a cracked open window, air sucking in, flames bouncing, wood crackling … Continue reading

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Poet In The Tub

It’s not that easy writing in the tub book edges are wet, blue lines smudge but fluid inspiration is best written when it flows. Submerged in tepid water thoughts unclog and ideas gel, but by the time I’m toweled off … Continue reading

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