Tag Archives: blessings

Blessings and Challenges

I had all good intentions to write a meaningful post with which to end the year 2011.  That is, until the end of the year presented me with both unexpected blessings and unanticipated challenges that made sitting down and writing … Continue reading

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Give Thanks

I had not planned on writing a Thanksgiving post.  On further reflection, this year of all years I have so much for which to be thankful that it wouldn’t be fitting to let this time of gratitude pass without mention! I … Continue reading

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What Cancer Cannot Do …

Today, I received a surprise in the mail from my Mom:  a beautiful silver chain with a pendant.  On the pendant are inscribed the following words: What Cancer Cannot Do … It cannot invade the soul, suppress memories, kill friendship, … Continue reading

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 “We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand and melting like a snowflake. Let us use it before it is too late.” ~~ Author Unknown Starscapes Now gently gliding, they appear before me, rising vast and … Continue reading

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