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Unrelenting message from the Universe: You have the right to write

“There is nothing so degrading as the constant anxiety about one’s means of livelihood. I have nothing but contempt for people who despise money. Money is like a sixth sense without which you cannot make a complete use of the other five.
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Yoga Writing Memoir

May we live like the lotus, at home in muddy water

June 25, 2014
Yesterday, late afternoon, as often happens when the heat in my house feels oppressive and my 65-year-old adrenal glands feel exhausted from the endless bills and unrelenting chores staring me in the face with no hope for a summer break . 963 more words

Yoga Writing Memoir

The Unwinding

The Unwinding

As tight as a…..( add a cliche here)

flat on the back

grounding into the down

of her bed

bright afternoon sun

shining on her head… 146 more words


Palliative Care and the Family System, Part I

By Elaine A. Malec, PhD

To understand families and how they work, imagine the mobile above a baby’s crib.  It is usually made up of crisscrossed arms with bobbles hanging from strings of various lengths, perfectly balanced.  517 more words

Death And Dying

Being At One with Desmond Tutu

It’s almost like being on the side of the angels, claiming kinship-by-association with Desmond Tutu. Ever since the retired Anglican bishop, South African social activist, Nobel laureate and all-around pretty saintly gentleman came out in favor of this writer’s cause, Death with Dignity, it’s been a cause for celebration. 519 more words

Best Friend Forever

It is challenging to maintain a friendship when moving sometimes three or four times a year.

When I finally settled down in my mid-twenties, I discovered and thrived on a true friendship for years. 411 more words

Living Life In Crescendo

My New Book - In The Hours Of Darkness

Pleased to say that my new book ‘In the Hours of Darkness’ is finished. Editing tomorrow then off to the proofreaders on Sunday. I’m feeling entirely positive about this publication, and believe that it features some of my strongest writing to date.

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