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If Life had a Handbook;

It might read like this…for those of us who just seem to get hung up on the details…

You will disappoint people.

You are going to let people down. 1,213 more words

Mental Health

We're Almost There (Graphic)

On the eve of the next time my heart breaks, I wonder if I’ll wake up with a sense of foreboding. I mean, society is relentless, and we are all tumbled up together, in little bundles of smiles and darkness, and sometimes one of us turns the wrong corner, at the exactly right time, and bumps into something, and so be it. 1,813 more words

The Human Condition


Have you ever felt like you needed a major overhaul of your brain?  Maybe your memory cells have bitten the dust!  I’ve come to believe that my brain has gaping holes of nothingness, and I can prove it but I don’t know how to fix it!  688 more words

The Human Condition

Letting go my desire for survival

I’m missing the routines
that keep me steady
and grounded.

Living moment to moment—
So happy to be with her again,
my daughter.

A little off-balance in my daily life— 215 more words

Spiritual Formation



It holds a different meaning to all of us, a word so estranged, that none of us can put our finger on it. We each define it so uniquely that it’s no longer a signifier for one particular emotion. 478 more words


Journeys, non-journeys and the madness that seems to be in us all

My idea of a journey is to decide where to go, plan how to get there, successfully arrive and return safely home.

Life itself is sometimes referred to as a journey.   1,227 more words

The Human Condition


F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote that “There are all kinds of love in this world, but never the same love twice.” Simply put, human connections vary with every different relationship. 249 more words