happy thoughts

Yesterday was my Mother’s birthday and we spoke on the phone last night for a good while. I was glad to hear that, by her account, she had an excellent day. She was showered with flowers and gifts and phone calls and treated to dinner then capped the festivities off with an actual snowball fight…which…

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open

I don’t need to agree with you to love you and you don’t have to agree with me to be respectful. It’s important to remain open to the idea that, even though our views differ, we can still exist together as the messy-beautiful souls we’ve always been. Bonus points if we actually learn something from…

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flex your empathy

The price of apathy is the soul becoming inextricably tethered to the suffering of others; which is to mean we are complicit. Never abdicate power to the darkness or let it replace your strength with fear. Remain human; remain in the light. Continue to give hope to the voiceless so they will always know they…

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better today

My theme for this year is: Make today better than yesterday.   Twenty-Sixteen is here! Are you looking forward to each new day it brings? I’m not a person that does resolutions. Instead, I tend to choose a theme or maybe just one word to focus on. One goal I did make last year was…

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