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Health: Dependence or Independence?*


Dependence is certainly not what a toddler wants after learning to walk, or a teen after getting a driver’s license. They don’t seek to return to dependence on that which they have outgrown. 434 more words


Farewell to Anger?

 Is your ‘fuse’ too short? You may accept anger as a part of your life, but do you recognize that it serves no utilitarian purpose? Perhaps you’ve justified your short-fuse behavior by saying things like ‘it’s only human’, or ‘if I don’t express it, then I’ll store it up and have an ulcer’. 458 more words


In stillness

November winds
Gnawing at my bones
Tearing at my flesh
Permeates the core of my being

The depth of its reach
Renders the physical body helpless… 81 more words



Although this poem refers to the immobility of trees, it encouraged me to reflect on other forms of immobility, whether people, attitudes, groups, or more. 362 more words


That's just the way it is - or is it?!


If you have been following me, you’ll know that I have Lyme’s disease.
If you know anyone with Lyme’s disease or any other illness for that… 702 more words