Category Archives: prayer

Sanctuary

I am reading about State versus Federal laws and Sanctuary in the Oregon Humanities magazine this morning.  I hang my head as to what Our country has become.  Maybe it always was this but I did not know, but I … Continue reading

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We Are The World Blogfest Bob Sima

Music moves the soul…  Lifts the heart. Meditation clears the mind and opens the heart. Bob Sima combines them! Lifting the heart is why I participate in We Are the World Blogfest. “This is universal. You sit and observe your … Continue reading

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Reblogging: #SoCS Can You Spell Earth?

#SoCS Can You Spell Earth? by Dweezer Yeah! Today is Earth Day, you know, a day set aside to make a real effort to remember where our gifts come from and to honor the agreement we made with the Creator … Continue reading

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Friendship

The interview below got me thinking about what I want in a friendship. I’ve not put my conscious mind to it in ages… Mitchell is by far my best friend and he is also my loverman… and a man… not … Continue reading

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WATWB: Love Can Change the World

This article on the Lovings, married in 1958, speaks to how love can change the world. May we all be free to love whom we like. The Lovings: An Intimate Portrait by photographer Grey Villet, text by Barbara Villet and … Continue reading

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Announcing We Are The World Blogfest!

Will you speak for peace?  Social media and news in recent times has been filled with hate and negativity. Just as you cannot fight darkness, only light lamps, hate and negativity cannot be fought. We will bring love and happiness … Continue reading

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Overwhelmed… Edges of Depression

Tired, overwhelmed.  I think of the WestWing episode where the man is sitting in the bar with Toby and he says he doesn’t mind working to care for his family, that it is a good thing, but just a little … Continue reading

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