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War-Time Letters

The detritus of our lives leaves many small mysteries, if not puzzling or tantalizing questions for those remaining.

Case in point. Among my mother’s things was a yellowed bundle of letters and two or three cards, written between August 10, 1940 and April 10, 1945.  279 more words

Art Thunker

How to be a better spouse?

The prayer is the key to being a better spouse, I remember then sailed to my spouse in the beautiful temple in Guayaquil-Ecuador. When I attend to listen to the promise that my husband and I received from our Beloved Heavenly Father. 309 more words


Long Distance Relationships

Thanksgiving Dinner: I handed my phone across the table to my aunt so she could talk to him. Smiles beamed at my fiancé as he greeted from my iPhone screen. 659 more words

Late 20's

A map as your muse, Day 17

It’s funny that I grew up in Chicago and the south suburbs of Chicago, it was my home for over 30 years, but I am choosing Atlanta as my special connection to a place.  203 more words


Single to Engaged to Single Again


Where do I start? These last few weeks have been incredibly emotional, and brutal for me, but alhamdulilah it’s over so it’s all good now. 1,436 more words


Communication and Conflict Resolution

I can’t count how many times my mouth has got me into trouble. Poor communication has lead to many stressful moments in my life. And this is true for many others. 95 more words