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'Tuesdays with Morrie' proves to be fantastic read

For the longest time I have wanted to read Mitch Albom’s widely regarded book, “Tuesdays with Morrie.” I finally purchased it and dove in. It was worth the read. 714 more words


Ambivalence Par Excellence

“Of all possible subjects, why did you have to go and write a book about THAT?” Perplexed and repelled in equal measure, that was more than one person’s reaction to my writing a hospice career memoir. 582 more words

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Happy Birthday Quinn, My Brave 12 Year Old

Tomorrow we celebrate Quinn’s birthday – she asked for “Family Birthday Dinner,” which brought me nothing but joy to hear.  Every Thursday we celebrate Family Dinner – last week it was just me, Stella, Susan & Stan.  37 more words


Facing Death, Receiving Mercy

St. Gertrude began to think that many souls, when facing death, seemed to repent more from the fear of Hell than from the love of God.   184 more words

5 short radio spots

1. Love never fails

2. Hope for suffering

3. Looking into the future

4. Postured in mercy

5. Hope in death



Ads Anyone?

WordPress tells me that “occasionally some of your visitors may see an ad here,” meaning at the end of a given post. As far as I know, to date I’ve managed to get a free blog if not a free lunch. 361 more words

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COPD DEATH - Looking Death in the Eye and Still Breathing...

First off – don’t let the title scare you – it’s meant to catch your attention. I am fine. I’ve tried to write this post for weeks now. 834 more words

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