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rina-macasaet's picture
Aug.06.2012
“We are wounded healers.”  My mentor while engaging in a sensitive topic conversation told me this. The words stuck in my head and have got me thinking about me.   Yes, I am a wounded healer. Piecing my life’s experiences from childhood to adulthood validates the empathy I carry for...
bro-smith-sgs's picture
Jul.29.2012
REAL, true and perfect prudence is always to labor after the knowledge of the Divine Nature and the depth of human misery. This same prudence, Augustine aspired after saying: “Oh God, Who is ever the same, may I know myself and may I know You.” [1] Hello there my spiritual friend, It is good to be...
mayra-calvani's picture
Jul.08.2012
Lisa is a brilliant, 30-year-old computer programmer recruited by ISF-Intel Securities Foundation, a contractor for the Department of Defense. At such a young age, she already has a patent on a software that the DOD is willing to buy from her at any price. Overnight, it has become the most sought-...
annette-talbert's picture
Jun.18.2012
Forgiveness is such a fragile thing,offered in hand like a delicate sand dollar. If the hand clenches with unresolved anger,the brittle sea creature crumbles. Offering your absolutionis pure grace. It takes a strong charity of spiritto let go of your pain,and grant clemency to another. When two...
cynthia-neale's picture
May.24.2012
Why did I name my tea catering business, Miss Havisham’s Victorian Tea Caterers? It was a capricious and lighthearted decision, based on my simple delight in the novel, Great Expectations.  Although there is not much to like about Miss Havisham, I feel her pain, for she is the epitome of...
pavel-somov's picture
May.12.2012
Blind justice (that doesn't see the inevitable context of any given event) isn't justice.  Such blind justice is plain old ignorance. But the justice that sees (the justice that factors in the context) is no justice either.  The justice without the blindfold - the justice...
rina-macasaet's picture
Apr.23.2012
http://redroom.com/member/rina-macasaet/blog/agnes “I must have done something right.”  This is what I said to Agnes when she asked me a validating question about a conversation concerning my personal journey. She turned my words around and said; “say it again out loud, Rina.  I want you...
jeanne-powell's picture
Apr.03.2012
(c) 2012 Jeanne Powell "Adventures with Angels" all rights reserved   Isn’t it amusing sometimes the way life slides about or lumbers along until some epiphany clears your vision and convinces you that change is necessary, even essential? It may happen like this.  Suppose your  ...
richard-martin's picture
Mar.05.2012
then freedom is just ... entertainment." --Sean Penn, The Crossing Guard I don't think I've ever thought about that before. How could I have never thought about something so important and obvious before? I must have thought about it in other terms. The quote above, from the film The Crossing...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Feb.10.2012
  February 10   FORGIVENESS       “Forgiveness is not something to force on people like unwanted coffee,” says my sponsor. Everyone tells me forgive, forgive, forgive. “These are the same folks who said, ‘stay and have another drink.’  It is only appropriate to forgive...