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Encouraging Words

  • Taking Pause

    November 25, 2008

    So much to do, so many things to get in order.
    Could we please find a way to stop the progressive advancement of the…

  • Change of Tune

    November 23, 2008

    Sunday morning, rain is falling…

    That’s certainly the way it feels, at any rate. And when it rains, it certainly does pour.

    There are no…

  • The Quiet One

    November 20, 2008

    I wanted to be tall.

    As a teenager, I kept wishing that some more of that lovely human growth hormone would kick in and give…

  • Feed My Sheep

    November 17, 2008

    When you’re in the trenches of motherhood, there inevitably come those days when you question the decision-making process that led you to the present…

  • Smile!!!

    September 24, 2008

    Pleasure is spread through the earth
    In stray gifts to be claimed by whoever shall find.
    ~William Wordsworth, 1806
    My Mom sent me this picture, forwarded on…

  • Finding Balance

    September 19, 2008

    With Autumn comes change.
    Truth be told, this is my absolute favorite time of year. I love everything about the fall. The change in temperature,…

  • Reaching Salem

    June 9, 2008

    With the arrival of June, thoughts in our neck of the woods turn to the Salem Spring Triathlon. A sprint tri, it consists of…

  • The Marrow

    May 21, 2008

    Did you ever read Walden back when you were in school? Thoreau is truly one of the greats. I really appreciate his yearning to…