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Recognizing pain. Or not.

I started taking a tai chi class for seniors and disabled people in 2004 in the hope of finding my way back to health in the midst of another crisis.  712 more words


30 Days of Thanksgiving: Day 26: Doctors

Day 26:
Today I’m grateful for Doctors. I awoke early today not feeling quite right. Last night I also had not been feeling well. Then the intense and sharp shooting pains in my sides kept coming. 188 more words


The pain intensifies and quickly overwhelms me.

Shame is the only thing I am.

Any hope of being okay is gone.

What have I done to myself?

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Things Are Not Always As They Seem: Post-it Note #128

I picked Cadence up from school one day this week and her shadow told me that Cadence sang all afternoon.  For those new to the blog, Cadence is my oldest daughter who has Autism and is essentially non-verbal. 568 more words

God's Grace

Control & Release by Keri Grandstaff

My biological father has not been a part of my life since I was young; for years I blamed myself for why he wasn’t there. As I grew up I allowed myself to treat those in my life terribly. 358 more words


11/26/14 Middle of the Night Musing: Truth to Stand On

It’s 1:30 am and I can’t sleep…I keep thinking about my skin color, my experiences, my faith, my family, my successes and my failures. I am heart-broken about the tension (for lack of a better word) between different races. 846 more words