Going with the Flow

I felt an episode of SAD (Seasonal Affected Disorder) coming on last night. Okay, I admit it, I hate winter. Hey, what can I say? I'm a beach girl. And a Pisces. With a Scorpio Moon. Water is in my blood chart. Definitely not snow. Snow doesn't count as water in my book. Scientifically it is …

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A Lesson in Contrast

In college, my friends and I had a saying: You cannot begin to change until you know the opposite of what you are. It was a reminder that the only way to learn and grow was to face the truth about yourself and then understand the way in which God was different from that. Sometime …

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Magnificence

Coming (back) into my own. This is a response to Litebeing's Magnificent Challenge posted by Ra. I have written sparsely over the years about my family of origin. My favorite piece was part of a fictional tale crafted from the story retold every Christmas of how my grandfather came to America. The vast majority of the rest …

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Celebrating the Day of the Dead

I am fairly certain that I have not donned a costume for Halloween in at least 35 years. This particular celebration, while fun as a child, never really found a foothold in my heart. Add to that, in Christian circles, Halloween was disparaged as "Satan's high holy day" - something to be avoided as avidly as …

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Share Your World

Yes, I still exist and (sort of) keep a blog. I did not want you all to imagine that I fell off the face of the earth in the recent past, but truly, the blogs I am working on are not quite up to posting snuff as yet. You will have to content yourself with …

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Something in the Way Fed Moves

Five years ago I published my very first blog post on WordPress. The post featuring Roger Federer arguably the greatest legend in the game of tennis during my lifetime - perhaps of all time. In 2003, Federer secured his first win in a major tournament. He went on to dominate the game for the next …

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