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Sunday - {on my mind}

the innocent children are on my mind, in my heart and in my prayers

where we are as a people

where I am as a person … 14 more words



Who would have thought that I would have the guts to get out there and respond to a Daily Prompt? Normally, I just sit in my room and write about whatever comes into my head – but look at me now – this is so easy! 208 more words



Contentment isn’t just about being happy with whatever the world gives you. It’s about knowing, at a deep level, where you are in relation to the world. 475 more words


Six Months in the Peace Corps

It does not feel like six months have passed since I arrived in Namibia back in August. Every day seemed so full and so long, and yet I feel as though almost a fourth of my service has passed in the blink of an eye. 491 more words

Peace Corps

I Know Something Good About You

Pickle Queen found this poem while sorting teaching materials. I thought it was worth sharing.

I Know Something Good About You

Wouldn’t this world be better… 120 more words

New Lettering Design

I know the month of February is more than half way over but I wanted to share with you all a recent design I finished. I’d never created a desktop wallpaper before but it was much easier and turned out much better than I expected! 97 more words

Chasm 3

Visit my new handbag store & website OlioOriginals.com

As a child and young adult, I always got hung up on this one. They’d tell me, “Don’t love things too much (or more than people), because they’re only things and things don’t last forever.” Things eventually break, or get old and worn out, or just go out of style. 754 more words