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Quotable Quotes #2

“Nothing haunts us like the things we don’t say.” -Mitch Albom

“Anything that gets your blood racing is probably worth doing.” -Hunter S. Thompson

“Sometimes getting the wind knocked out of you is the only way to remind your lungs how much they like the taste of air.” … 44 more words


The Princess and the Big Bad Wolf (Short Fiction by my Four-Year Old Daughter!)

Photo by hotblack on Morgue File.


Today, publish a post based on unused material from a previous piece –a paragraph you nixed, a link you didn’t include, a photo you decided not to use. 812 more words

Grace In The Everyday

Thursday Quote Day: G.K. Chesterton

For this week’s Thanksgiving “Thursday Quote Day” here’s another quote from author and theologian G.K. Chesterton:

“I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.”  (G.K. Chesterton)


Thanksgiving Thoughts

“[I]t all brings me to thanksgiving, the third thing to include in prayer. When I think of all I have to be thankful for I wonder that You don’t just kill me now because You’ve done so much for me already & I haven’t been particularly grateful.” (Flannery O’Connor, …

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Flannery O'Connor

Why is Gratitude So Hard to Find?

Gratitude should fill the Christian’s life (1 Thess. 5:18; Acts 2:46-47), especially with Thanksgiving on the horizon. So why am I so prone to ingratitude? 114 more words