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The Right to Remain Silent

Building on the last post from yesterday, this fine Saturday morning I’m going to share with you another absurd account from my time abroad. This one is among the standouts of the more ludicrous of the events that transpired over the last couple of years. 2,506 more words


Home, again

Two days ago, my dear friend Julie lost her dad. He hadn’t been well for a long time. When I saw pictures posted of him on FB, I almost didn’t recognize him. 571 more words


Language Event

A friend of mine gave me a book of poetry a few months ago. Titled Shaking the Pumpkin, it is a rich and careful compendium of traditional poems from Native North Americans, edited by Jerome Rothenberg. 316 more words


Happiness begets happiness.

There is a strange thing that you begin to notice when you start writing daily gratitude lists. You being to seek out nice things to do for yourself and for others throughout the day so that you’ll have something to write about at the end of the day. 39 more words


“Gratitude is a habit of the heart.”

~ Alexis-Charles-Henri Clérel de Tocqueville,
Political Thinker & Historian


Kindness, Respect, Wisdom and Gratitude - powerful words

Powerful words – yes.   Doable ? – absolutely   Will you pledge, too? – hopefully…


I am imagining how much my little corner of the world is going to change because I have made the choice to be intentional in the way I treat others with Kindness… Respect… Wisdom… Gratitude… this is the way God created me to be in the first place.

Blessings, my friends :)