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Inspiration is all around--Inspired to be kind

It’s week 6 of the kindness challenge.  This week’s challenge is to think about who challenges you to live a more kind and gentle life. 346 more words


I love to write--so why is it so hard to start?(IWSG)

Well, it’s June 1, the first Wednesday of June.  I now have a reminder in my calendar to write a post for the Insecure Writers Support Group.   442 more words


it just gets different.

I was just falling alseep last night and I heard the local coyote pack hunting in the orchard. A rush of fear and my eyes flicked open, The chickens! 397 more words


toys: the big purge, plastic crap, stuff creep, the givers and sudden death

We see the ads.  We go to our friends’ homes and see the kids’ rooms bursting with toys, clothes, craft supplies and so much … well,  829 more words