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    Do We Ever Truly Grow Up?

    Or is there always a child inside Do you ever catch yourself out telling a tiny tiny fib that you immediately feel bad about even if it’s really nothing?  I just did that, and I felt bad.  In fact not exactly bad but naughty, as in naughty child.   I can remember telling my mother the usual fibs that looking…

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    Why I Love Blogging

    The 5 things I love about it Writing This has to be the first thing obviously. It is my whole reason for being and blogging. I’ve always loved writing since being a child. After I became a disabled person I’ve been able to write on my tablet. I wrote a journal. Before that I wrote in notebooks. Sharing I love…

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    How an Ancient Tale Can Help Us Now

    It suggests a Mantra for our comfort It is said an Eastern monarch once charged his wise men to invent him a sentence, to be ever in view, and which should be true and appropriate in all times and situations. They presented him the words: “And this, too, shall pass away.” How much it expresses! How chastening in the hour…

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    When There Are No Words

    In the early hours of last Friday morning, our seven year old grandson, Harley, lost his battle against the cancer he had been fighting for the past 19 months. He was brave and beautiful, our very own super-hero. He had been through so much including a liver transplant. He was always smiling, he was loving and affectionate. Harley has a…