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About sknobloch

I am an Author, Artist, and Reiki Master and Intuitive Counselor, offering energy and guidance sessions on people and beloved pet companions. I divide my time between a Northern NJ suburb of Manhattan and Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. I enjoy pursuing paranormal explorations in this uniquely haunted town. Read more about me at www.briarrosereiki.com and http://shirlknoblochwillowfineartprintsandphotography.zenfolio.com/ All writings and photos © Shirl Knobloch.......no unauthorized copying or use permitted without written permission from the author and photographer, Shirl Knobloch.

“Musings on this Veteran’s Day Weekend”

I couldn’t wait for those political ads to end….I had deluded myself that hatred and animus exchanges would ease….. How long do you imagine before defeat if a general had no control or respect from his troops and fighting within … Continue reading

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“It’s a Tough World out There”

My new “patient” at the squirrel house is this little one…….he is missing part of his tail, it is bloodied on the underside.   Perhaps a close encounter with a cat; perhaps someone sought to trap him and he escaped by … Continue reading

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“One Dollar at a Time”

For those blog readers who read my social media posts, you might be aware that through the end of the year, I have pledged 100% of my personal share of paperback book royalties to animal rescues and organizations. Book sales … Continue reading

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“Good Morning Evermore”

I just finished reading “Ravenmaster” My Life with the Ravens at the Tower of London” by Christoper Skaife.  Yeoman Warden Skaife takes great care of these intelligent, quirky beings and brings his and their world into ours. I have always … Continue reading

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“Now you see it, Now you don’t”

Every so often, we conduct a little experiment at my house.   I leave a tempting morsel of food on the kitchen table and walk away.   Aura Lea falls for the trap every time, or maybe she has the experiment down … Continue reading

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“Gilded Cages”

I took a trip to a large pet store chain yesterday, needing a myriad of supplies for my own furred and feathered pack. While grabbing supplies in the bird aisle, a group of store employees gathered around a large cage … Continue reading

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“Memories of 9/11”

This will be a quiet day for me…..I was close by and witnessed the tragedy of this day not on a TV screen, but through my eyes. It is recorded in my brain….what I saw, how I felt, the clothes … Continue reading

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