Category Archives: relationships

The First Time They Met (poetry)

She noticed the way he walked A bit of a slant to his tall body Long lean legs that strode easily When he looked at her and said Hello His face broke into a wide easy smile His eyes danced with merriment or was it hope Her smile came easily too As she returned the…
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These 5 Questions Are a Guide for a Rich and Full Life

I came across a video recently. Dean James Ryan during his speech at the 2016 Harvard Graduate School of Education Presentation of Diplomas and Certificates posed 5 Essential Questions in Life. I love his advice as a guide to living a rich and full life. I’ve summarized his speech for you here, but I encourage you…
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Processing Grief With Compassion and Grace

Do you ever feel something bubbling up from your chest?  It feels tight, almost strangled, and you also feel like you want to cry?  You don't know why.  You have no idea where it is coming from. Maybe you do know, but you feel like it should be gone now, finished, yet it's not.  When…
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Find Freedom and Inner Peace With Forgiveness

Is there someone in your life who has hurt you? Is it time for you to let go of the hurt and what it is doing to you? Almost everyone has been hurt by the words or actions of someone else whether in the past or currently. It can leave you feeling heavy, a victim,…
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