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“It’s a jungle out there……either kill or be eaten”……Used Book Sales

I love going to used book sales……libraries and private schools hold them annually or bi-annually to clear away the old stuff and make a little profit. But it is getting too dangerous…….Yes, dangerous…… It’s like Boston’s Filene’s Basement……if you are of … Continue reading

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“We adorn graves for “us” not them”

Last night, a cousin called.   I don’t keep in touch with family anymore.   When my husband handed me the phone and said it’ s your family……..I said………”Who died?” It wasn’t a death, though my ties to family have long … Continue reading

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“Before there was a New Age, there was St. Francis”

St. Francis didn’t need to study crystals and rocks to learn they possessed energy or animal communication to learn animals possessed souls, or the connection of all living souls on this earth…….he just knew it. From the wolf who walked … Continue reading

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“The Diamonds and Rust of Time “

One song plays in my head on wistful days……days like the first of October.   Time creates diamonds and time creates rust.  No amount of money stops time and no amount of wishing can bring it back. October is a … Continue reading

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“What’s for Homework tonight? Nothing.”

I saw a news report on a number of schools doing away with homework.   Kids were interviewed.   They said they were too exhausted, had no time to play outside.” Give me a break……do you really believe those kids are … Continue reading

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“Obsessing over Pumpkins”

The Autumn season  heralds their arrival……special coffees and lattes…….They sound delicious, but it’s enough to make one’s head spin.  It seems competitors try to outdo each other with as many flavored pumpkin combinations as humanly possible. Pumpkin is a healthy food; … Continue reading

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“Journey of the Soul”

The moon last night was so exquisite….among the clouds……. The night brightness much accentuated by the deep mounds of snow…… I wanted to go outside to take a photo, but the snow mounds daunted me……. Then, I thought of those … Continue reading

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