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Au Contraire

No, I have not given up–on the contrary, I have actually read more French-themed books this month than ever. (In part because I was on vacation and had a lot of time to read!)  I am whittling down my “to read” list at a steady pace and the thing that I am noticing is that while none of the books I’ve read have been repeats, themes have definitely been revealing themselves. 794 more words



She walked around all day with diamonds in her eyes, glowing and glistening like the brightest stars up in the sky and everyone who saw her, every passerby was taken by the girl with the diamonds in her eyes. 81 more words


In Dreams We Roam

in dreams

we are


to sail away

to take flight

to seek refuge

in plain sight

in deep shadow


by one


of illusion… 66 more words


The Calm Before The Storm

We are two weeks out from my son’s wedding.  It’s going to be a simple beach affair with only about thirty guests, most of whom are family.  306 more words


Sweet Substitutions?

 Food Bites with Dr Hyman.   Raw honey or pure maple syrup; are they good sweetener substitutes? A prudent reminder from Mark Hyman that even though we are not cooking our whole foods up with toxic white sugar, we still need to be careful around our use of pure maple syrup and raw honey. 91 more words

Thoughts & Provocations

stop ✋ looking to others for clues about life. this is your adventure 👣, do with it what you wish.

When I was growing up, I was told that I’m supposed to be an accountant. I agreed 👍. So I studied all the balance sheets and some more sheets. 740 more words


Lost and Never Found: An Alcoholic's Unknown Story

Worth reading from of the web – Addiction is like all physical diseases, there are particular symptoms. And in addictions, the symptoms of pervasive cravings and relapses are the most frustrating to deal with. 3,726 more words