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catherine-nagle's picture
Nov.02.2008
Our Souls Speak to Our Hearts "Let the children come to me, and do not prevent them; for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these." ‒Matthew 19:14 I read somewhere that when someone dies, the reason we find it so hard to accept is because it isn’t true. Our hearts and minds reject what...
jennifer-kathleen-gibbons's picture
Oct.29.2008
I've been feeling odd the past couple of days. I think it's election burnout. And I lost $200 in my 401k. I know, I know, that's not a lot of money. Some people would like to chase me around because well, they lost their life savings. I hate losing money. I hate it with a passion. The Jennifer...
ananda-kiamsha-madelyn-leeke's picture
Oct.29.2008
confession letter to my life coach jocelyn by ananda leekecopyright 2008 by madelyn c. leeke. Excerpt from That Which Awakens Me (Winter 2009) dear jocelyn, most of my feelings have been in the land of overwhelmed with writing and completing the memoir. i don't tell a lot of folks about this matter...
ananda-kiamsha-madelyn-leeke's picture
Oct.29.2008
Reflections on The Secret Life of Bees by Ananda LeekeCopyright 2008 by Madelyn C. Leeke Excerpt from That Which Awakens Me (Winter 2009) This weekend I went to Houston to attend my cousin Chester's wedding. I stayed with my sorority sister Pam and her husband Vinson. When Pam picked me up from the...
elaine-deyo's picture
Oct.28.2008
When I was a kid, fall was my favorite time of year. It still is. I'd read the book: "Toby Tyler Joins The Circus". Toby Tyler did it, so I thought it obvious that it was possible for a kid to have adventures in far away places. I wanted to have adventures too. Especially in the fall. I...
mariya-masha-kurgatnikov's picture
Oct.25.2008
When darkness falls, From madness no escape, Imagination has no boundaries, Reality, no shape...
shannon-mcginnis's picture
Oct.24.2008
Depending on the climate you live in, rotating your clothes in the Spring and Fall adds more storage space and more variety to your everyday wardrobe. It is pretty unlikely that you need to have access to both shorts and wool sweaters at the same time. Decide what can be put away for a few months...
kimberly-jackson's picture
Oct.24.2008
  I know it sounds silly but most of my life I have catered myself to please others. Not allowing for myself to shine as I know I truly can as a person. I have given too much of myself only to stand by and watch as others use it as a weapon against me. Not realizing I was giving them the power to...
teresa-jusino's picture
Oct.22.2008
The world was going around me...I don't know how to explain it... Feeling? Great. I feel great because I feel like I'm in control. A bit weird but like I'm in control...I felt at one time if I pushed it too much I would suffer the consequence but a push and a shove it was me against without my...
teresa-jusino's picture
Oct.19.2008
syn·ec·do·che (sĭ-něk'də-kē)  n.  A figure of speech in which a part is used for the whole (as hand for sailor), the whole for a part (as the law for police officer), the specific for the general (as cutthroat for assassin), the general for the specific (as thief for pickpocket), or the material...