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My next book – Otherness

My next book – Otherness Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing about. ~ Benjamin Franklin Hello my friends, I’m really excited tonight to announce that my second book, Otherness, a book of poetry has now been … Continue reading

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We all have to stop being afraid

We all have to stop being afraid Curiosity will conquer fear even more than bravery will. ~ James Stephen Everyone is afraid There is a lot of desolation out in cyberspace, a lot of destructive language.  I mean the idea … Continue reading

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Happiness and Being Single

Happiness and Being Single My alone feels so good, I’ll only have you if you’re sweeter than my solitude. ~ Warsan Shire I have never been married, so funny how that feels like a confession of some kind of sin … Continue reading

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Happiness is Hiking

Happiness is Hiking In every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks ~ John Muir It had been far too long since I’d been on the trail.  Having moved to the desert and started a new job, … Continue reading

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Happy Travel Stories: Petra

Happy Travel Stories: Petra Wherever you go, go with all of your heart. ~ Confucius So I’ve been thinking recently about starting a new series of posts.  I have lots of little stories from my travels, things that happen that … Continue reading

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Happiness is Independence

Happiness is Independence I ask only to be free.  The butterflies are free. ~ Charles Dickens I thought, given today is Independence Day in the United States, I would write about being free.  If you read this blog you know … Continue reading

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Slow Down, Relax, Be Happy

Slow Down, Relax, Be Happy Lighten up, just enjoy life, smile more, laugh more, and don’t get so worked up about things. ~ Kenneth Branagh The holidays are upon us, work has been incredibly busy, I’ve been working six days … Continue reading

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Everybody is just winging it!

Everybody is just winging it! There are no grown-ups. We suspect this when we are younger, but can confirm it only once we are the ones writing books and attending parent-teacher conferences. Everyone is winging it, some just do it … Continue reading

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How to be Happy Everyday

How to be Happy Everyday Every Sunday morning I start out the day wondering what I will do for my Sunday night post.  I try to make these more reflective, a little more focused on my everyday life.  I try … Continue reading

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Happiness: Handling Worry and Uncertainty

Happiness: Handling Worry and Uncertainty Worry is interest paid on trouble before it comes due. ~ William Ralph Inge Well to say it’s been a tumultuous week for some people in the United States may be an understatement.  With the … Continue reading

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