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Encouraging thoughts to occupy our minds as 2018 rushes in!
“We the People,” the coalition of the decent, the “Never Trumpers,” The Resistance participants including those of the “Women’s March, Indivisible and others, the democrats along with the majority of independents and a significant number of republicans, all knew that we were in for a rocky ride. 790 more words
On the morning of November 9th, 2016, many of us predicted that Donald Trump would tarnish our image in the world, and make a shambles of our democracy, if left unchecked. My hopes at that time were that Congress would put the brakes on him. Unfortunately, Congress has failed miserably and our predictions not only held, but the reality of the Trump presidency has far exceeded our predictions, and not in any good way. Please take a few minutes to read Gronda’s post for a clear summary of the past year with the new disease, Trumpitis, spreading rapidly over the nation. Many thanks to Gronda for this post and her generous permission to share.
I am learning to be thankful, even when I don’t understand. Thankful, even when I hurt, and thankful even when those around me are prospering and I’m suffering. 9 more words
In certain parts of the world women, for centuries, have balanced baskets on their heads to carry heavy loads. Don’t know about you, but if I tried this heady feat everything would slosh, splatter, and splash out the basket, leaving behind me a trail of trash. 869 more words
I’m excited to introduce y’all to my new friend and prolific author Paula Moldenhauer. Paula is not only a Heart’wings’ sister, she’s a teacher, a mom, a publisher (whew, I’m tired already), and I’m hoping all of you will take a moment to get to know this off-the-charts busy writer-lady. 1,992 more words