Gratitude Journal: Rings, Cherished Blogfest 2016

Last year I was new to Cherished Blogfest; this year I did my posting through art on dkatiepowellart. You are welcome to join in the fun. Follow the linky list on my post!

D.Katie Powell Art


I’ve been married twice.  My first husband died.
You know how you don’t know what you don’t know until you experience it?

I didn’t know how unconnected I was in my first marriage.
I had doubts about getting married; everyone told me it was normal.  Maybe.
Or maybe the right man was living right down
Siskiyou Blvd and I should run to him.  Quickly.
Gain a dozen great years with my destiny!

My first marriage wasn’t a “bad” marriage.  I continued my
years-of-living-alone ways and didn’t know what I didn’t know.
We argued in unsatisfying ways, often never getting to the other side of issues.
I many ways I was unhappy, but didn’t know why exactly.
I kept working on myself, a Buddhist pathway.

W15 5 1 MAY SKETCHBOOK 004 copy

I met Mitchell nine months after Bob dropped dead.
Mitchell walked in my front door to find me.
I knew and he knew and we were…

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hollywood baby turned beach gurl turned steel&glass city gurl turned cowgurl turned herb gurl turned green city gurl. . . artist writer photographer. . . cat lover but misses our big dogs, gone to heaven. . . buddhist and interested in the study of spiritual traditions. . . foodie, organic, lover of all things mik, partner in conservation business mpfconservation, consummate blogger, making a dream happen, insomniac who is either reading buddhist teachings or not-so-bloody mysteries or autobio journal thangs early in the morning when i can't sleep
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1 Response to Gratitude Journal: Rings, Cherished Blogfest 2016

  1. Great post, Kate. I and Sarah thought of various designs when we were looking for wedding rings, but stuck to simple wedding bands rather than going fancy.

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