Monthly Archives: December 2016

Counting my Blessings at Year’s End

This has been a year of both light and darks, of so many rich contrasts. The Bible says, “the darkness and the lights are both alike to Thee.”  That phrase comes from Psalm 139. This is one of my favorite … Continue reading

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The Beauty of Forgiveness

What is forgiveness? The act of letting go of hurt, resentment, blame or any toxic feeling that attacks our body and mind in a terrible way. It is not easy to forgive when we are hurt, or think things should … Continue reading

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Letting Go of the Past

There is a timeless principle which says, the universe loves a void. That is where all new creations start. When the past is harder to let go of because the familiar seems less painful that the unknown. What I invite … Continue reading

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Creating Something New

A talented artist friend wrote to me this morning. She is creating something brand new in textile art. She has noticed her memory and brain improving, every day. The art of creation is in us all, but some people don’t … Continue reading

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Preparing for the New

After spending the night at Michelle’s house, a friend who I admire, I noticed how well everything worked in her life and in her home. I wondered how she could find the time to entertain the 50 guests she had … Continue reading

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Christmas of love

Its Christmas, I am in my living room drinking my coffee; I love the quietness, taking a deep breath and trying to feel what Christmas is all about. We celebrate the life of one man, mostly all over the world, … Continue reading

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What a Day

On my desk, sits a quote from Wayne Dyer. It says simply, “Put a sign on your bathroom mirror that says very emphatatically: No one is going to ruin this holiday for me, especially yours truly!” It is Christmas Eve. … Continue reading

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