Category Archives: Hope

Year 2, Day 1: A Song For the New Year

TODAY IS THE FIRST DAY OF THE YEAR 2012 The Sec­ond Year of the Sec­ond Decade of the 21st Cen­tury   A Song For the New Year From A Shel­tered Place I’ve stopped to watch a man skip­ping stones in a … Con­tinue read­ing

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TODAY IS THE 333rd day of the Year

In a time known I was mar­ried to a math­e­mati­cian.  It was an odd choice for both of us because I still use my fin­gers to add when hav­ing an anx­i­ety attack. I’m sure it was chal­leng­ing for both of us! … Con­tinue read­ing

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Day 185: From this Terrace on the 4th of July

Today is the 185th day of the Year, and 235 years since the Founders declared our Inde­pen­dence from Eng­land. By mid-August in 1776 bat­tles raged in Long Island, New York, where this 4th of July week­end many cel­e­brated with fire­works, … Con­tinue read­ing

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Day 144: On The Terrace Alone, With My Good Friends

The 144th day of 2011   “We read to know we are not alone.” C.S. Lewis   Books make me happy.  They com­fort me as well as inform and enter­tain.  I think of them as com­pan­ions, best friends.  Some are old friends … Con­tinue read­ing

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