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down the rabbit hole….

I should know better….I mean I seriously should know better by now… There is always a test & it always seems to be a pop quiz… I had a pretty good weekend, if you read my blog you know I spent the weekend with two fascinating men that offered me a lot of inspiration &… Continue reading down the rabbit hole….

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there is always something to learn

Sometimes you need to observe someone else struggling in order to see your own. I have written before about my struggle with control.  From seemingly insignificant things like the way a book is going to end or searching for spoilers to see if I want to see a movie to the feelings I experienced after… Continue reading there is always something to learn

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’tis the season

Regardless of how you personally celebrate this season, I thought I would take a moment and offer you a few thoughts & wishes For those who are struggling this season, through loss, grief, change, isolation or distance, my wish for you is peace & a the ability to find gratitude. For those running around playing… Continue reading ’tis the season

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grief

Grief is obviously a byproduct of loss. Loss by death or loss by an ending. There are volumes of writings & thoughts on the death of a loved one.  I lost my mother almost 18 years ago.  I know about mourning death and as the anniversary of this life altering loss is almost here, I… Continue reading grief

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Too much

Today is one of those days. I am grateful that thoughts & ideas are now flowing freely, although leaving me feeling a little frazzled. I am grateful because for a while, I didn’t write. Writing is something I actually need to do. I knew that writing made me feel better, but I don’t know that… Continue reading Too much