Words Fail Me

Words fail me. The cascade of crushing pain overwhelms my senses in a cacophony of gasps and groans. And words fail me. I feel the spasm of my lungs as I struggle to breath and wracking sobs swamp my senses. And words fail me. Tears flow with total abandon like a wild waterfall crashing and…

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Time

Have you ever just stopped and thought about how much we waste? I have to admit I hate waste of all kind. It’s one of my pet peeves. Drives me batty! There are lots of different things to waste. First thing that comes to mind is food. Have you ever gone into one of those…

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Depth of Character

Have ever just stopped and thought about snowflakes? It’s an incredible thing. Together they are a mass of white fluff but individually they are unique and individual. Not one is alike. That’s like people. If you look at a crowd at a sporting event it looks like a throng of moving, breathing bodies. I went…

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You Are the Captain of Your Vessel

I think sailboats are beautiful to watch. I’ve never actually ridden in one. It’s on my bucket list to go sailing so someday I will. I think they are fascinating, peaceful and graceful. But what is truly amazing is that such a small thing as the rudder can determine where the boat goes. The massive…

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Embrace Each Moment

Have you ever wished your life could be like a movie? You know what I’m talking about. The soft music in the background. The intense music, when appropriate, to set the mood. The scripted perfect words for every situation. Let’s not forget how fast they can get from point A to point B. The rising…

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Life is Like Art

I’ve always enjoyed art. Painting, sewing and crafting have been some of my favorite pastimes. I love to create something beautiful and wondrous out of the ordinary. Not that all art is pleasant to look at. I once went to a World War 2 remembrance art show. Wow! Tough stuff to look at. Heart wrenching…

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