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Life, Death and Horse Racing

I’ve always loved horses. I’m pretty sure most young girls dream of horses in their future at some point, in their princess years. Horses are associated with princes after all, and happily ever after tales. 1,242 more words

Writing Life

Wait

For thirty years now, in times of stress and strain, when something has me backed against the wall and I’m ready to do something really stupid with my anger, a sorrowful face appears in my mind and asks… “Problem or inconvenience?” I think of this as the Wollman Test of Reality. 383 more words

Coming Up For Air

A friend sent me a book by Margaret Becker to read a couple months ago. Reading it was like a gentle rain on my soul. One of my favorite quotes is below, because it reminds me to stop pining for the past and look forward to the future and all the awaiting adventures.

Art

Sacrifices

If I promise to lighten up in a minute, will you let me vent for a second? Here in the US, people get shot in theatres, shot in schools, blown up in government buildings, beaten up on the street. 423 more words

Christianity