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Be brave when it comes to thorns.

Groucho Marx said it well: “Don’t let the fear of the thorn keep you from the rose.”  We’ve all experienced moments in life when we have been pricked by thorns in our quest for life’s beauty and goodness.   240 more words

A Quilted Life

There is a quilt on every bed in my grandmother’s battered farmhouse. Most of the patchwork blankets are generations old. Their bindings sport holes of wear. 897 more words

Life

XVIII

Give me everything & all at once
With a broad brush & generous strokes, let me see all the colors in you
I want to know what your blue looks like… 32 more words

Brown eyed girl

I can’t believe I have my very own brown eyed girl.

For as long as I can remember, I have wanted to be a mommy… my desire was to have four boys and one girl, to be exact. 747 more words

Family

#218 Parents' generosity

Quite simply, I am so grateful for the generosity of our parents.

Whether it be in generosity in time

generosity in support

generosity in help… 128 more words

Grateful

Words About Learning: Generosity

I’ve been working with a group of NGOs today, exploring aspects of Social Learning. One thing that’s apparent in this space is generosity: a sharing of ideas, of resources, of spaces and networks. 142 more words

Learning

Fermentation

by cheri sabraw

We are olive farmers. The harvest and press are six weeks away. Our olives are plump, sucking water like long-distance runners, so close to the finish line. 224 more words

Life