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Getting Rid of Heartache

It’s been three years. A long, rough & tough three years. Most days were spent eager for a time when it would dawn on me that I wasn’t living in daily, torturous regret and anger. 1,183 more words


365 Gratitude Project - Day 58: Handcrafts 

February 27, 2017

I’m grateful for slow, snowy mornings in which I can get new projects started. I finished my latest scarf a few days ago, Zoo green in a broomstick pattern I just taught myself, and in time to wear it for the concert Saturday and the chilly weather the last few days. 53 more words


365 Gratitude Project - Day 57: Steam Powered Giraffe

February 26, 2017

I’m grateful to have had such a fun evening out last night! After work I drove out to my mom’s house – she and I had salmon, salad and potatoes au gratin for dinner – yum! 175 more words


Does Goodness Require An Incentive?

This morning, I leafed through a small square book of quotes that a friend gave me many years ago. I stopped at an unremarkable, yet meaningful anonymous saying. 733 more words


an old friend, still with me

On March 26, 2014, I was a horse racing neophyte.  Having followed the sport closely for less than a year by that point, I had far more enthusiasm than knowledge or sense.   1,704 more words


365 Gratitude Project - Day 56: Concert

February 25, 2017

I’m grateful that I get to go to a concert tonight – Steam Powered Giraffe is playing at the Historic Everett Theatre – I bought tickets the first day they were available. 72 more words


Renaissance Of The Heart

It’s hard to ignore the recent upsurge in disharmony in the United States and Europe during the past few months.  In the US, The Klan, neo-Nazis, religious fundamentalists, and radicalized individuals have become more publicly bold. 672 more words

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