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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.

“Julian”

I had the wonderful pleasure of meeting Julian Lennon last night.   Since I raise and rescue doves, I brought along one of my own dove’s white feathers to give him. Julian’s White Feather Foundation focuses on environmental and humanitarian causes. … Continue reading

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“That Birds Would Sing and Think it Were Not Night”……..for the Bard’s birthday

“That birds would sing and think it were not night” History tells of the birth and the death of Shakespeare on this day…. Perhaps the birds sang to rejoice in his first breath and sang again to mourn his last. … Continue reading

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“Does anyone else feel the same”

Stories of generous donations have been broadcast on the news this morning……Millions given to rebuild Notre Dame. It is hopeful……much of the structure has remained…..priceless relics have been saved. But does anyone else feel the gravity of loss that can … Continue reading

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“The World Mourns”

The world mourns tonight…….something irreplaceable has been lost. I cried today; I cried as if souls were perishing in those flames. And they were…….the souls of a forest of ancient trees……yes, a forest of trees was needed for the Cathedral … Continue reading

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“Ruby, My Thief in the Night”

Ruby is my miniature poodle.   She is about five years old, the age when Chinese meat farm breeders find less use for their “cash cows” and sell them to the slaughterhouse.   Ruby was rescued on her way to that slaughterhouse.  … Continue reading

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“Chicken Bone Broth with Lavender and Chamomile…….Are you kidding me!!!!”

I went to my pet store today.   While in line at the register, I happened upon a package of chicken bone, organic, free range broth.   I smiled and pointed it out to my husband, thinking how the pet food industry … Continue reading

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“Wolfhound, Savage Killer of Beasts……..NOT”

Behind a closed bathroom door, my wolfhound is hiding.  She closes the door by herself, usually during a thunderstorm or fireworks. Today, the monsters are the home renovators next door, tearing the second floor off our neighbor’s house. People fear … Continue reading

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