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Staying

We have evolved into a fast-paced society. Have a head-ache: take a pill; Hungry:get fast-food; out of style: upgrade-everything faster, faster, faster. Sometimes, if we are not careful, these attitudes can affect our relationships. Media sells us perfection, and, being human, we often fall short. Marriages that endure, have partners that commit to stay put. […]

I Wish We Could Do The Good Times All Over Again

Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. You tell them things that you’ve never shared with another soul and they absorb everything you say and actually want to hear more. You share hopes for the future, dreams that will never come true, goals that […]

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“M” Is For Motherhood

If you want to drive a car, you have to study a driver’s manual, and pass two tests, proving that you can be trusted to stay within painted white lines on the road while hurtling along at 70 miles an hour. To become a mother, you just have to be pregnant. When I braved the […]

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Let Someone Love You

“Let someone love you just the way you are – as flawed as you might be, as unattractive as you sometimes feel, and as unaccomplished as you think you are. To believe that you must hide all the parts of you that are broken, out of fear that someone else is incapable of loving what is […]

Now ICU-Afraid That I Won’t

To the outside world we all grow old. But not to brothers and sisters. We know each other as we always were. We know each others hearts. We share private family jokes. We remember family feuds and secrets, family griefs and joys. We live outside the touch of time. ~Clara Ortega The only person in my […]

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Serve Love

This evening, as the world is poised to celebrate Easter, lets serve love. The trappings of wealth and personal possessions pale in comparison to any love shared. Cars grow old, money can be devalued in the blink of an eye, but the richness of heart felt love is limitless. So light a candle, and say a […]

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On Wings of Prayer

My sister is gravely ill and in the ICU. Please take a moment to send her thoughts of strength and healing. If you are prayer warriors, please send a missile prayer up in her behalf. Together, let’s lift her up in prayer and support. Linda, this is for you, girl! Lotus Photo Credit

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The Ha Ha Sisterhood

Our roots say we’re sisters, our hearts say we’re friends. When sisters stand shoulder to shoulder, who stands a chance against us? Lean on me. I’ll pull the load for awhile.   Lotus Photo Credit