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Stop the Mania!

Roller coaster ride inside
Can’t stop the swirling and twirling
And the whirling around
And can’t stand the sound of silence
But can’t stand the sound of sounds… 86 more words


FEAR BUSTER! [FEB.23,2017]

I kept quiet, not saying a word, not even about anything good! But my suffering only grew worse, and I was overcome with anxiety.  The more I thought, the more troubled I became; 27 more words

Wanting To Be In When Out

An interesting thing has been happening at out house the last two weeks.  We started noticing it at the breakfast table when we began hearing a pecking sound that was tickling our ears.   489 more words

Personal Mastery


1. An old boyfriend who makes you smile with melancholy when you remember him and an old boyfriend who makes you proud of how far you’ve come. 823 more words

Midlife Crisis

What Do We Need To Be Happy?

“How much stuff do you need to be happy?

“I don’t know.  How much stuff is there?

(From VeggieTales – Madame Blueberry)

I have been reading Timothy Keller’s new book, Making Sense of God: An Invitation to the Skeptical.   433 more words

Aspects (A Discontented Ramble)

When I was younger – say, sixteen – I held the belief… the unconscious assumption that life could be figured out, and that a state of self-acceptance and happiness could be achieved. 532 more words



As I look out my window,
The freezing rain hitting the pavement,
Dark Clouds looming in the once blue skies,
Tears fall from my eyes… 90 more words