Category Archives: PRAYER

LIFE AND LIFE

Eighteen years ago my first grandson was born. He was a nine and a half pound package of joy, a gift to fill my heart. He was delivered caesarian section and because he was so big and my daughter is … Continue reading

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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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HANGIN’ IN THERE

That’s what I’m doing today – just hangin’ in there. A visit with the doctor yesterday brought the unwelcome news that the Leukemia has broken out of remission and is very aggressive. So I’m back in the hospital today and … Continue reading

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TAKE A DEEP BREATH . . .

Well, I was feeling pretty confident that I was on the way to complete recovery until today. Now I’ll spend a few sleepless nights waiting for the results of today’s bone marrow biopsy. I knew I wasn’t gaining strength – … Continue reading

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THE GOOD OLD DAYS?

I grew up in the forties and fifties. Things were very different back then; in some ways better, in other ways not. I am convinced that “today” is the best; yesterday is gone and tomorrow is unpredictable. Nevertheless, it’s fun … Continue reading

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WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD

href=”https://wherestherain.files.wordpress.com/2012/04/spring-green-0011.jpg”> “I see trees of green, red roses too I see them bloom for me and you And I think to myself what a wonderful world.” Yesterday’s post found me looking at the world through dark, negative lenses and so … Continue reading

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SOMEWHERE OVER THE RAINBOW

Somewhere over the rainbow, Bluebirds fly. Birds fly over the rainbow; Why then, oh why can’t I? I guess humans have wished they could fly since the first time they watched a bird fly overhead. Haven’t you? Just to be … Continue reading

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