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Today’s quote – March, 13 2015

If we view love only from a high moralistic or hygienic peak, we will overlook its soul settling in the valleys.  When we reflect on the tragedies of our own loves, when we slowly find our way through their miseries, … Continue reading

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On Being Grateful

Dear self, Thank you for 2014! This short letter is to say thank you and let you know how much I have appreciated you this year and the opportunities and experiences that we have created together.  It has indeed been … Continue reading

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My 2014 … in pictures

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My Book …

“So, I agree to meet her! In a Pub, in the city.  It is midweek and the after work drinkers are already at the bar enjoying their first drink, families are checking out the menu in preparation for an easy … Continue reading

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Love Poems (1982) take 2

Peacocks and Frogs Peacocks and frogs. Princes and pickles. Gingham and mustard and giggles and tickles. Onions and daisies and raindrops and stars Cheap wine and fine wine and love sold in jars. Danielle Steel (1982) There are so many … Continue reading

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Love Poems (1982)

Crash Into My Life Did you mean to crash into my life this way leaving everything so topsy turvy as you left? Did you mean to tell me that you didn’t know I’d care? Did you really think I’d laugh … Continue reading

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Sage-ing while age-ing by Shirley Maclaine (2007)

“Stay open minded  –  otherwise the truth may not emerge.  Even truth needs to feel acknowledged.” MACLAINE, Shirley. Sage-ing while age-ing. New York: Atria Books, 2007.  Shirley Maclaine begins her book as she is moving into and setting up her … Continue reading

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Quote: April 27, 2013

Quote of the day … “Time was invented so things didn’t happen all at once”   Shirley Maclaine I’m not sure if I have the exact words of Ms Maclaine, however I liked this quote.  I find it amusing!  It … Continue reading

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Life with the Lid Off by Nicola Hodgkinson (2010)

Well, I have just finished reading Nicola Hodgkinson’s, Life with the Lid Off.   It was a very different read and I must say, it was not quite what I was expecting. This book had previously been recommended to me and … Continue reading

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The Reading Yips

I am sharing a post here by Kate, who writes about being surrounded by a library of book and not finding a book to hold her attention – was she too busy to read?  Go read some of her recommended … Continue reading

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