The Rose

The Rose Bette Midler Some say love, it is a river that drowns the tender reed. Some say love, it is a razor that leaves your soul to bleed. Some say love, it is… Continue reading


One seed can start a garden One smile can lift a spirit One candle can light a room One conversation can start a friendship One step can begin a journey One heart can… Continue reading

Our Souls are Hungry for Meaning

Our souls are not hungry for fame, comfort, wealth or power.  Those rewards create almost as many problems as they solve.  Our souls are hungry for meaning, for the sense that we have… Continue reading

Never Sacrifice True Love

Never sacrifice true love for any reason.  Sometimes people take advantage of love they feel they “have” thinking they can put it in the background for awhile in the selfish pursuit of meaningless… Continue reading

15 Powerful Lessons from Life

There are so many great lessons we all get from life. I personally made a list with some of the most important ones so far, lessons who have had a great impact in… Continue reading

Live as if…

Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Listen hard. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regret. Appreciate your friends. Continue to learn. Do what you love. Live as if this… Continue reading

Miracles Happen

“The fact that we cannot understand how miracles work does not mean that miracles don’t happen.  A radically new life today is exactly what is available to us, and courage lies in claiming… Continue reading

It might have been…

For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, “It might have been. John Greenleaf Whittier

10 Reasons (Not) to Discuss Child Sexual Abuse in 2012

 By:  Jill Starishevsky I have heard them all.  I have heard all the reasons why parents don’t discuss child sexual abuse prevention with their children.  I have heard them so often that I… Continue reading

Love and Letting Go

When I love, I love with no limitations. But if you betray me, I love myself enough to let go. Samantha Drew

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