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My Spiritual Manifesto or What It Means to be Me

“Everything in my life is controlled by love, harmony and peace; …everything I do prospers, and the Eternal Energy back of all things animates everything which I undertake.” –E. Holmes, Science of Mind, 169.3 It has taken me many years … Continue reading

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Gratitude Valley

Last weekend, we drove to Yosemite Valley for a short overnight trip. We left on Sunday morning and returned Monday night. While there, we heard French, German, and Southern accents and I marvelled that I live in a place that people … Continue reading

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A 70th birthday/pool party/luau/mistake?

Community: I am partying with the #reverb10 crowd this December. They provide the daily prompts and bloggers provide the random daily thoughts. Enjoy! December 9 Prompt: What social gathering knocked your socks off in 2010? Now you may ask how … Continue reading

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I have spent the past 10 weeks as a student in a Foundations class at the spiritual center that I belong to here in San Jose. Our final assignment was to creatively express what our key learnings were. Mine was … Continue reading

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Life is too precious to live it half-assed.

 One of my dearest friends just lost her husband to pancreatic cancer today. Another will be heading down to visit her mother who just had another 4 stints placed in her heart.  My prayers are with them and their families. … Continue reading

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“You let loss be your guide…”

There’s a song by the Broken Bells, “The High Road” that points out the high road is hard to find and detours abound. The chorus includes the line “you let loss be your guide”.  My interpretation of the lyrics is that the songwriter believes this … Continue reading

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A Dog Hair of a Quote…

“Genuine love is volitional rather than emotional. The person who truly loves, does so because of a decision to love. This person has made a commitment to be loving, whether or not the loving feeling is present.”  -M. Scott Peck … Continue reading

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