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Healing Music

I sit listening to lyrics I don’t understand but the music doesn’t need translation. It knows how to speak to my soul. Though I lack the confidence to stand in a room full of strangers and dance, my heart puts its hand out to my soul and the dance begins inside of me. 337 more words

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Laugh ‘With’ Yourself

Yesterday I completed my first Irish driving lesson. As I posted earlier, instead of looking at the required 12 lessons as a burden, I’m using them as an opportunity to learn to drive a manual transmission (and according to my instructor, unlearn a few bad habits). 330 more words

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Swan Nesting

I was in Galway recently for the annual literary festival Cuirt, and since it’s the same time of year that I discovered my first ever swan nest, I had to check the canal near the cathedral to see if there was any activity this year. 163 more words

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Las Vegas "Change"

There was a time when Las Vegas was all about change. Any coin you happened to find on the street, behind the sofa cushions, or on the carpet could be placed in a slot machine for a chance at a jackpot. 853 more words

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Egg Hunt 2015

One difference that struck me for the first time this year about the whole Easter candy experience is the lack of Easter baskets. In the U.S. 533 more words

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Solar Eclipse(d)

The hype has been building for the big Solar Eclipse today in Europe with near total eclipse predicted for Ireland.

Fog had shrouded the last few mornings leaving fingers and toes cramped from crossing. 185 more words

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Saint Patrick meets Uncle Sam

So, just what does an American do on St. Patrick’s in Ireland – a public holiday to boot? A sane one doesn’t do what I’ve been doing the better part of the day – preparing my US tax return! 59 more words

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