To Be, To Feel

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Without sorrow, we cannot truly understand what it might feel like to be happy.¬† Without pain, our concept of joy may not be as deep, as comprehensive and full. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†On this journey, it is very much part of our job, our lesson, our […]

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Markers and Moments

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†When a birthday or anniversary nears, we can’t help but be brought back to that place, that feeling, that spot on our journey.¬† It’s been this way for me recently. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†The advancement of days, the march of time, the approach of a new […]

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Clear and Visible

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Today, I have to say some things.¬† I have to be open, and I need to be genuine.¬† I am being directed towards transparency. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†I have disabilities.¬† I have disorders.¬† I have challenges.¬† I have struggles.¬† I have issues.¬† I become anxious and […]

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Adaptations

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Change?¬† It happens.¬† Progress?¬† We hope for it.¬† Evolution?¬† An obvious truth.¬† We live in a world which never stops moving. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†In my family, we are non-traditionalists.¬† For calendar holidays, we work, while others celebrate.¬† I can’t count the number of Thanksgivings where […]

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Educated Observations

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†For days now, this message has been bouncing around in my head.¬† It has refused to take shape.¬† The edges staying blurred as I struggle with my own personal “things” versus letting go and opening up to receiving what we all need to hear. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† […]

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