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We All Have A Darkness Within Us

This image actually made me laugh when I first saw it. “Yes – that’s it – ┬áthat is exactly right!” :) ┬áSeriously though, no image more properly… 638 more words


Dig Too Deep

Dig Too Deep by Amy Allgeyer, AW Teen (April 1, 2016). ISBN: 9780807515808. Reviewed by John R. Clark, MLIS.

Whoever Dad was has never been in her reality and as things stand right now, Mom’s nearly as useless. 373 more words


Please Be Kind

She moves forward, her life full of possibility. Her past is but a thread of her personhood; wanting to sever her fragile fragments, she finds it difficult to understand how she got here. 387 more words

Life After 50

A Heartfelt "Thank You"

I just wanted to say THANK YOU to all my friends and followers. I have been going back through my blog and I am so thankful that y’all have helped me and that I have been able to help so many of you! 62 more words

Some Days You Just Need A Hug

I am having one of those days. You know the ones – where for whatever reason, you start doubting and start feeling like a failure again. 329 more words


Is It As Simple As This?

“To love is to heal; to hurt is to steal.” These are lyrics from the song “Mysterious Ways” by U2. I have heard this song many times over but this particular line caught my attention recently. 437 more words


Just Breathe....

Oh, my. Just breathe….

Breathe and believe. Breathe and be grateful. Breathe and love.

To be estranged is to stop breathing. Life moves forward and by choice, we learn to breathe differently. 139 more words

Life After 50