“Our stories come from our lives and from the playwright’s pen, the mind of the actor, the roles we create, the artistry of life itself and the quest for peace.” ~ Maya Angelou My life long mission has been to understand human nature. That’s why I became a writer, and why I am now preparingContinue reading “My Quest”
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“Letting go helps us to live in a more peaceful state of mind and helps restore our balance. It allows others to be responsible for themselves and for us to take our hands off situations that do not belong to us. This frees us from unnecessary stress.” ~ Melody Beattie “Before we can forgive oneContinue reading “Letting Go”
“Forgiveness is the final form of love.” ~ Reinhold Niebuhr “Forgive me my nonsense, as I also forgive the nonsense of those who think they talk sense.” ~ Robert Frost During this visit to family for the holidays, we’ve been able to reconnect with my father’s last living brother. It’s been over twenty years sinceContinue reading “Family Connections”
Themes for My Year
“I write about the power of trying, because I want to be okay with failing. I write about generosity because I battle selfishness. I write about joy because I know sorrow. I write about faith because I almost lost mine, and I know what it is to be broken and in need of redemption. IContinue reading “Themes for My Year”
What to We Want to Be?
“This is the United States of America. What have we become?” Social Media Meme “One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn’t pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself.” ~ Lucille Ball “There are two ways to live:Continue reading “What to We Want to Be?”