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A Constant State of Change

Today is our first major tornado threat of the year here in Oklahoma. Isn’t it amazing and crazy how much our lives can change in just 24 hours? 103 more words


The Dangers of the Helicopter #Writer

I’m writing a story about a twenty-one-year-old young woman. In the midst of writing it, I think damn she’s making a lot of mistakes and I begin to edit some of the stuff out until it dawns on me the character is twenty-one. 603 more words


Loving Where I Am

Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.Dr. Seuss

I used to look back on my life with a sadness for the days that had passed me by. 112 more words


The Secret We All Share...

Human beings. We are a funny bunch.

Many of us tend to focus on what makes us different. Not all of us, but when we get pissed or someone believes something contradictory to us or drives their car how we don’t like it….or makes decisions we would never make, we focus on the differences. 1,815 more words


Touchstone - Quenched

22 April 2016

We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves. ~His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama

This morning I scanned back over post titles from 50 weeks of this year-long exploration of life satisfaction. 

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Thestrals for Muggles

Remember when Harry Potter could now see the otherwise-invisible Thestrals pulling the horseless Hogwarts carriages? He had no idea that such a thing existed. It was only after a heavy life-changing experience that he was able to see these huge critters. 202 more words



A lot of my friends are having babies at the moment. I love being a fake auntie to them and I’ve just been asked to be a Godmother (spiritual supporter) to a very special little lady. 45 more words