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Haunted Houses

When the weather is nice, we like to walk through the neighborhood. It is a good way to get outside and to exercise. As we walk, I find myself looking at the houses and wondering about the people who live in them. 150 more words

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Quiet Please

The house is quiet. The only sounds are the clicking of the keyboard and the drone of the air conditioning. There is a bird chirping outside the window. 165 more words

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Not Really a Rant

Have you ever had those days when things started piling up. First, one thing. Then, another. Before you know it, you find yourself buried under a haystack of negative energy. 375 more words

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Deep Breath of Remember (Part 1)

“Pssst, Hey you.”

Halfway to the milking parlor for a 2 AM shift, I stop and gaze up.  Constellations dazzle.

“Hey you, wanna worship?”

“Uh, it’s 2 AM.” 348 more words

Poetry

Rest easy, my beautiful friend.

My “sista from anotha mista…” You were my first real teacher and mentor when I decided to turn my life around by entering the realm of eastern healing back in 2007 by enrolling into shiatsu school. 518 more words

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Breaking out of the self-focused tribal dance

I realized that even though I may not consider myself to be self-centered, I have a horrid tendency to become self-focused.

It’s a trait I have been noticing in others that has been slowly popping up its nasty, little head and cackling at me – which means it’s a huge self-issue I need to take notice off and squash it. 579 more words

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The Bitter Gene

On Friday, we had a gathering of faculty and staff to celebrate the end of another academic year. As a few of us sat around a table, the conversation jumped from one topic to another. 287 more words

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