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Monthly Archives: July 2015
28 July 2015 We are part of this universe; we are in this universe, but perhaps more important than both of those facts, is that the universe is in us. ~Neil deGrasse Tyson This morning, in the middle of … Continue reading
24 July 2015 It is not selfish to love oneself. A person can give so much to their friends that there is literally nothing left for them. This is where lonely despair and exhaustion can enter in. I know this … Continue reading
21 July 2015 Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it, one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt I spent last weekend in the company of women. All of us present were related, … Continue reading
17 July 2015 Courage is found in unlikely places. ~ J.R.R. Tolkien As I looked at the people in my life this week thinking of their hero stories, it occurred to me to turn the viewer around to face the … Continue reading
14 July 2015 I fell in love with a guy when I was 18. In the forty years since, that love has wobbled and wavered, been tested in a 1,000 different ways, and felt as if it has broken … Continue reading
10 July 2015 My eye is still twitching. The work I’ve done around it, both physical and emotional, hasn’t made it go away. I wish it had. I wish that there was always a direct relationship between effort out and desired … Continue reading