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…”Find and Trust Your Own Precious Voice”

Dear Reader: There is something about living in a world of uncertainty that forces us stop long enough to look around. Then one day, for no particular reason, the wonderful realization dawns upon us that we have been given a … Continue reading

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“Still Life” as It Applies to Our Lives

Dear Reader: Most of us who have ever taken a basic art class in school or college or perhaps gone to a painting/wine class where everyone emerges (at the end of the evening) with the same painting (made better in … Continue reading

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The Gift of Gathering

Dear Reader: Family birthdays become more significant and more special as time goes by. We realize as we pose for pictures each year that the gift of gathering…the gift of life…is the most precious thing in the world. We also … Continue reading

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“There There…Everything is Going to Be All Right”

  Dear Reader: As I was finishing the mystery novel I told you about yesterday a phrase (that I had not heard in a long time) inadvertently came rushing back with childhood memories and loving feelings ┬áintact. The expression was … Continue reading

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Finding Our Way

Dear Reader: As I was watering all the flowers by the fence early yesterday morning…I felt like a proud parent…without even any lessons the morning glories knew how to intuitively start to climb the fence and when they had reached … Continue reading

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Painting Stories…the Chicken Man

Dear Reader: Isn’t it strange how we can become so accustomed to the sights around us (even in our own homes) that we soon neglect to really see what is there? That is what happened with this painting from the … Continue reading

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A Pause to Celebrate

Dear Reader: Something very special happened yesterday. The number of views hit a rather magical number: 100,000! After the rain shower late yesterday afternoon I was walking around the front yard a little after eight and suddenly the sun broke … Continue reading

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