Monthly Archives: November 2014

Thanks and Encouragement to You

“Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity.” — Melanie Beattie, The Language of Letting Go Thank you, gentle readers, for being … Continue reading

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Seventy Years After D Day

All were silent for two minutes as the men were left, each with his individual thoughts. Then the Colonel ordered, “Move out.” ~Lt. Col. Robert L. Wolverton, commanding officer of 3rd battalion, 506th PIR. Last week I mused on the … Continue reading

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Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red

I am the grass. Let me work.” — Carl Sandburg, “Grass” One hundred years have passed since the beginning of World War I. Britain is marking the anniversary by installing ceramic poppies in the dry moat around the Tower of … Continue reading

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