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I think gratitude runs much deeper than how we acknowledge those around us. Far too often we limit our expression of gratitude to affirmations, validations, or gifts. 1,045 more words


How I Truly Feel

“Write about the things you don’t want to write about.”

This was the instruction I got my first year of college in a memoir class I accidentally ended up in. 622 more words


And It Was

Just a reminder: I’m posting snippets from my Alternate Handwriting sessions.    Although written by and “to” me, I hope these glimmers are also of service to you. 57 more words

Right Brain

Message from the jungle (they have something to teach us)

I am just back from ‘the jungle’ – the camp at Calais where I have spent the last few days. Much of this time was spent distributing the tons of donations that so many members of the Oxfordshire public had given to Emmaus Oxford and which we took over in a van, three lutons, and a seven and a half ton lorry. 1,389 more words


Inspired by nature

This is the first time I have visited Western Australia in the spring time and I have been overwhelmed with the beautiful wildflowers which I have seen. 173 more words


100 Readers - Thank You All!

I returned from a 7 day holiday to find that ‘Musing Life’s Mysteries’ now has over 100 dear readers! What a wonderful surprise! 95 more words

Poetry Blog


Just in case you don’t think anything (or anyone) great comes from Kansas…  today we are going to say Happy Birthday to actress/singer Mary McCarty!  On this day in 1923 this talented little powerhouse was born in Winfield, Kansas! 389 more words