Category Archives: LOSS

CELEBRATE LIFE

The Lord of the Dance – a simple song that has such a profound message. “I danced in the morning when the world was begun I danced in the moon and the stars and the sun I came down from … Continue reading

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THE MONSTER IN HER

My step mother was a beautiful woman with thick wavy black hair and a lovely blue eyes. She was a “knockout.” Nevertheless, she was always trying to make herself more beautiful, more desirable using all the latest tricks from the … Continue reading

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GRATITUDE

I’m sitting on the lanai, in my favorite, very well worn rattan chair enjoying gentle breezes and slightly cooler temperatures and remembering to be grateful for so many blessings in my life. I am able to sit here because of … Continue reading

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A TIME FOR EVERYTHING

There is a time for everything and a season for every activity under heaven. A time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to uproot, A time to kill and a time … Continue reading

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LORD, I’M ANGRY

I’m mad! I suspect there are phases that one goes through when something like this happens – much like the stages one goes through in the process of death and dying. I’m not sure what they are, but I have … Continue reading

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WHY NOT

Today is day three on the chenmo and while I’ve definitely felt better, I feel better than I ought to. It’s hard to get any sleep at night when they are in my room all night long. A couple more … Continue reading

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ON BEING SICK

It’s Sunday and I’m trying to get over a nasty cold and bronchial infection. There’s nothing good about being sick except that it makes you appreciate what a blessing it is to feel good! When I was younger, I could … Continue reading

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