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Our Fleeting Lives.

I have two photographs to show you. The first one is of 634 Alderson Avenue in Coquitlam, British Columbia.

The second is also of 634 Alderson Avenue in Coquitlam, British Columbia but this house no longer exists. 1,914 more words


Does everything in life have a deeper meaning?

Does everything in life have — or have to have — a deeper meaning?

This year I was hit with a series of events that I do believe have a deeper meaning: My job was eliminated, I moved back to Des Moines then my mother became very ill and I have been able to be in Phoenix to help her out. 424 more words

Valley Fever

Success scenario

His uninterrupted quest to succeed was triggered

by his poverty since the childhood making him

unable to find meaning in his sheer existence.


Will finding your calling solve it all?

There is a lot of talk these days about fulfillment and purpose.  We have been asked since childhood, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” and high school guidance counselors help us set life goals and pick the best college for our dreams.   1,456 more words

New Testament

Humbled - Yet Again

It is just so incredible, so stunning, so surprising despite its frequency this amazing Italian generosity, embracing character, genuine friendliness. My god we are humbled. We have been here two weeks and in that time we have been comped something – wine, dessert, coffee – at least a dozen times. 242 more words

Orvieto Experiences

Meaning, Purpose and Happiness

When we are in physical pain, have an injury, or illness or disease, then we’ll seek treatment. If you have a headache you take a painkiller, if you keep getting headaches you go see a doctor, get tests, a diagnosis, and treatment. 781 more words

Disappointed? Often! Discouraged? Sometimes! Defeated? Never!

Scott Peck’s famous book, The Road Less Traveled, opens with the words:’Life is difficult.’ He says we’ll never get on top of life until we accept this fundamental truth, but when we do accept it, the fact that life is difficult no longer matters, because when we actually confront that fact we grow mentally and spiritually. 74 more words