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Elderly Wisdom

See below for the text on which this is based (James 3: 1-15 (abridged)

We have a new holiday…Grandparent’s Day; created by Hallmark….

I have some conflicting emotions about the day. 898 more words

Becoming an Elder

When a neighbor drove by as I was walking, she rolled down her window and pointed behind us with a smile and said, “Home is back that way” . 207 more words


wild aging

time unspools……..

my attachment
to this body

dipping her
curves and valleys
into the
of this


edges… 19 more words

Tracie Nichols

‘Du kannst nicht jeden retten’ | ‘Je kan niet iedereen redden’ | ‘You cannot save everyone’

Von / door / by Lisette Nijboer
Nederlandse versie beneden
English version below that

‘Du kannst nicht jeden retten’

Das hat mir ein Freund gesagt, als er krank auf meinem Sofa lag. 979 more words


Stability love box | Stabilität-und-Liebe-Kiste

by Kirsten Stuhr
Deutsche Version unten

The idea of the stability love box had a rather long ripening process in my mind. More exactly, since about last Spring Gathering I’ve been thinking about using my own experience with crises to help others and this was one of the things that came out of it. 1,283 more words


Song of Fifty-four

K. Barratt

My breasts are round, still firm.

White threads intertwine with

My hair of night. My thighs

Are no longer slim, but

My pubis still fires up, a… 305 more words


Call for more content in silent Quakerism! | Für mehr Inhalt im Quäkertum!

by Laurina Pfeiffer
Deutsche Version unten

Worship: The silence is something great! Especially when Quakers come together, share time and meals and do business together, I always perceive shared silence as a great gift. 370 more words