Living, Being

             There are certain types of people in our world who plan, who set goals, who save for a rainy day, who prepare for disasters.  And then, there is my mother.  And me.              We visited with her this afternoon, extending her birthday celebration farther […]

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Seeking, Finding, Being

             There is the thought, in zen belief systems, of all emotions and feelings being equal.  That all is balanced, in accordance.  That all is harmonized, united with all else.              In my on-going quest to learn the Release Lesson (so I don’t have to […]

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Beyond and Back

             We have a sacred holy day coming up.  Well, more than one, depending on your belief system.  These are days (and nights) which mark a turning of the year, and a leaving behind.              Setting aside the commercial aspect for now, it’s the death […]

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Granting Happiness

             In my mundane daily life, the job training has transitioned into just the job.  It was sprung on us early, like a scary and unexpected premature birth.  We were also handed* our lay-off notices.  I have one month of employment. *This didn’t occur on the same day, or even […]

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