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I Don't Mind Pity

This is in response to some posts I’ve read from some really lovely mothers of autistic children.  I understand where they are coming from but I would like to present a friendly alternative argument. 609 more words


English Garden Simple Sympathy

It was a sad day at work on Monday when my coworkers and I found out about the death of a Board member. He was a sweet man and he will not be forgotten.  159 more words

Stamping Fun

Too Close To Touch

Today’s post is going to be about music. I’m really into more of the rock/ post-hardcore/ alternative/ metalcore genres these days. One of my favorite rock bands are called… 175 more words


Rose Garden Sympathy

Today’s post features the Stampin Up Rose Wonder  Photopolymer stamp set #140697 and the coordinating Rose Garden Thinlit #140619.This is the set you need for life’s major events—birthdays, weddings, sympathy. 21 more words


To my soul:

Somewhere within you, an artist struggles to a escape. The tinkering pianist from Mrs. Stein’s living room, the harmonizing sister from family V7 chords, and the budding 7th grade soloist belting “Seasons of Love;” the Christine, Lady Larkin, Muzzy Van Hossmere, and Aunty Mame; the NBA soloist, Schubert soprano, solo ensemble perfectionist, and Tangled Up in Blue-r are all nestled restlessly within, stirring for a wake-up call, a door opening. 54 more words

It Always Happens To Someone Else.

The news seems to be always in your face.

Walking down the street, there are signs outside the Newsagents advertising the daily papers often with gruesome headlines about someone else’s misfortune.   531 more words


How to raise a sympathetic child, according to psychology

Parents and teachers might often wonder how to teach children caring toward others—more so when the world feels full of disagreement, conflict, and aggression.

As development psychologists, we know that children start to pay attention to the emotions of others from an early age. 1,200 more words