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Walk a Mile

I don’t know about you, but I take advice better when it comes from someone who has had a similar experience as me. Those who advise without experiencing what they are advising about have no idea what they are talking about. 359 more words

Grace

Nothing Shall I Want

Psalm 149:4

For the Lord takes delight in his people, honors the poor with victory.

While the consumeristic culture honors the rich with victory…not… 195 more words

Today's Contemplation

Holy victory

Holy victory
is surrender

© Meisaan Chan

Poetry

The Kindness of Strangers

Sometimes, significant moments arrive in your life when you least expect them. You may not even recognise them for what they are; small in themselves, these are acts of generosity of spirit that resonate deep within and leave a long-lasting impression. 1,041 more words

Grief

Troubles like Diarrhea

Woke up in the morning, put my feet on the floor, did the 50 yard dash to the bathroom door, sat down on the pot, and I gave it all I got, diarrhea, diarrhea… 472 more words

The Man in the Mirror

A little while back I wrote an entry about self-care that included things like aromatherapy, healing touch, breathing, getting a hobby, etc.  Since then, I feel like I’ve stumbled upon something that should’ve landed on that list, had I known about it at the time. 826 more words

HLHS

Altruism - the wish that other people may be happy - Matthieu Ricard

This week I went to the Action for Happiness talk with Matthieu Ricard, Buddhist Monk, Photographer and Author.  He is on his book tour talking about his new book  2,975 more words

Glow At Work