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Good People Fight

I was trying to think of something witty to say about today. When in all actuality I am shrouded by uncertainty. How fortune finds some while it escapes others is a disheartening thought. 240 more words

Journal

The Power of Thought

Like winter always turns to spring,

And the diamond is chosen for its bling,

Like the broken pair awaits a ping,

And that powerful woman isn’t afraid to do her own thing, 79 more words

Motivation

Fortitude - A Castle of Endurance

This poem was articulated with a view to linking the various aspects of fortitude with a visual image for the purpose of aiding the reader in recollecting the whole through the part. 175 more words

Poetry

Be a Cowgirl

Today, the Catholic Church honors Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart. In the “Blessed Among Us” feature in Give Us This Day, Robert Ellsberg tells us that Mother Joseph, born Esther Pariseau in Quebec in 1823, established hospitals, academies, schools for Native American children, and orphanages in an area that encompassed Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and southern British Columbia. 324 more words

Spiritual Journey

The awesome birthday gift my body gave to me...ever so grateful

Yesterday was my birthday and I have had a worrisome RA flare since tuesday which left me bed grounded. I negotiated with my body that we even up and around a bit on my birthday. 189 more words

Marie's Garden

Photo Challenge & Poem: Weathered

The Daily Post photo challenge inspired a photo and a poem.

Weathered

Weathered
Leathered
Skin hangs loose
On weary bones

Clearly
Fearless
Eyes look passed… 26 more words

Word/Concept/Phrase Prompt

First Principles: Die Or Be Free

“Nevertheless, to the persecution and tyranny of his cruel ministry we will not tamely submit — appealing to Heaven for the justice of our cause, we determine to die or be free.” 11 more words

First Principles