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The Centre of the Universe

A member of a group to which I belong recently posted what she hoped was not a silly question: why do people no longer love their country? 934 more words


Mysterious Egg

My favorite love song in the whole world (apart from the skeletons in my closeted heart: Led Zeppelin’s I’m Gonna Crawl and Since I’ve Been Loving You, Garth Brooks’ Shameless, Depeche Mode’s Enjoy the Silence, Jeff Buckley’s Lilac Wine…OK I’ll stop now ok one more Leonard Cohen’s Take this Waltz) has for thousands of year been Tim Buckley’s Song to the Siren. 794 more words


Center of the Universe

When we act like we’re the center of the universe,

all others gets pushed aside.

Each new addition to our scenario becomes one more character in the playing out of what appears to be… 138 more words


People Pleasing Is Self-Absorption

People pleasing is self-absorption.

That might sound harsh, but it’s not intended to be.

It’s also not intended as a judgment, but as a truth. 472 more words



For years – well, for my entire life – I’ve battled depression on and off. Usually the dark days came with anxiety, but that’s leveled off a bit in the past ten years. 213 more words