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Kitchen Table Wisdom

Often, I’ve seen the transformation that most cancer patients seem to acquire. Over time, their outlook on life changes. Maybe they are more appreciative of the simple things in life. 299 more words

Living Well With Incurable Illness

Quote for Today: Rachel Naomi Remen

Everybody is a story. When I was a child, people sat around kitchen tables and told their stories. We don’t do that so much anymore. Sitting around the table telling stories is not just a way of passing time. 42 more words

Quote For Today

The Will To Live It Truly

Sometimes, a book and its author come into our lives and stay there having changed us for the better and forever.

Dr. Rachel Naomi Remen… 32 more words


quote du jour ~remen

…We are all more than we know. Wholeness is never lost, it is only forgotten. Integrity rarely means that we need to add something to ourselves: it is more an undoing than a doing, a freeing ourselves from beliefs we have about who we are and ways we have been persuaded to “fix” ourselves to know who we genuinely are. 133 more words


quote du jour ~remen

Judgment does not only take the form of criticism. Approval is also a form of judgment. When we approve of people, we sit in judgment of them as surely as when we criticize them. 121 more words


Kindness to Strangers - Bridge to Unity 2013

Reprinted with permission from the author:“…I say to Him, ‘God is it okay to luff strangers?’ And God says to me, ‘Yitzak, vat is dis strangers? 247 more words

Erica Brown

A Letter From A Grandmother

For my grandchildren, I’d like better. I’d really like for them to know about hand me down clothes and homemade ice cream and leftover meat loaf sandwiches. 475 more words