Saturday, December 31, 2016

New Year Blessing

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“Hope Smiles from the 
threshold of the year to come, 
'it will be happier'...” 
 Alfred Tennyson

“May Light always surround you;
Hope kindle and rebound you.
May your Hurts turn to Healing;
Your Heart embrace Feeling.

May Wounds become Wisdom;
Every Kindness a Prism.
May Laughter infect you;
Your Passion resurrect you.
May Goodness inspire 
your Deepest Desires.
Through all that 
you Reach For, 
May your arms 
Never Tire.” 
               D. Simone


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Friday, December 30, 2016

Follow Your Grain

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Kitty On The Dock w/Feet
"Follow the grain 
in your own wood." 
           Howard Thurman

Box Fish Under The Dock
"The good life is a process, 
not a state of being. 
It is a direction 
not a destination."
                  Carl Rogers

"Abundance is not 
something we acquire. 
It is something 
we tune into."
             Wayne Dyer

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Thursday, December 29, 2016

If You Have Any Notion

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"You have not lived today 
until you have done 
something for someone who 
can never repay you."
                  John Bunyon

 "Beautiful people are 
not always good - 
but good people are 
always beautiful."
     Ali ibn Abi Talib 

"If you have any notion

of where you are going,

you will never

get anywhere."

Joan Miro

But Let's Keep
Going Together
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Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Don't Have To Sit On It

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 "The greatest test of 
courage on earth is to 
bear defeat without 
losing heart." 
      Robert G. Ingersoll

"The world is full of 
cactus, but we don't 
have to sit on it."
           Will Foley

"Anything I've done 
that was ultimately 
worthwhile initially 
scared me to death."
                       Betty Bender


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Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Without Agenda

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"A lot of problems 
in the world would 
be solved if we talked 
to each other instead 
of about each other."
            Nicky Gumbel

"Children have never 
been very good at 
listening to their elders, 
but they have never 
failed to imitate them."
               James Baldwin

Rain Meeting
"People grow when 
they are loved well. 
If you want to 
help others heal, 
love them 
without an agenda."
            Mike McHargue

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Monday, December 26, 2016

Brain and Soul Walk Into A Bar

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"The miracle is not 
to fly in the air, or 
to walk on the water, 
but to walk 
on this earth."
           Chinese Proverb

Mother Ship
“Fear is your 
brains way of 
protecting you, 
overcoming fear 
is the souls way 
of loving you” 
            Steven Aitchison

Waikiki Bright in Memory
"You are an infinite 
spiritual being having 
a temporary human 
              Wayne Dyer

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Sunday, December 25, 2016

Sometimes New Directions

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"Without music, 
life is a journey 
through a desert."
                Pat Conroy

Rust Goose
"Sometimes when 
things are 
falling apart they 
may be actually 
falling into place."

Waikiki Sunset Sky
'It is in the shelter 
of each other 
that people live.'
      Irish Proverb

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Hawaii Photo of Christmas Day

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Work Done!

Mele   Kalikimaka!

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Wish For YOU

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"I guess you were 
right, Linus. 
I shouldn't have 
picked this little tree."
           Charlie Brown

"Every year we pray 
those beautiful prayers 
of longing and waiting, 
and sing those lovely 
songs of hope 
and promise."
          Karl Rahner

May you light 
in the sunshine,
find plenty to eat,
and rest safely
with your flock-

Bless YOU
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Hawaii Photo of Christmas Eve

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Friday, December 23, 2016

Next Year's Words

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“A novel is a 
writer's rant 
disguised as 
          James Minter

Deer Leader
"For last year's words 
belong to last year's 
language and next 
year's words await 
another voice."
              T.S. Eliot

The Moving Shadow
Writes and Moves 0n

"It is in the shelter 
of each other 
that people live."

               Irish Proverb

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Thursday, December 22, 2016

Self Care = Political Warfare

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Marin CA MoonLagoon
"All texts are,
in the end,
mere playgrounds
for readers to exercise
their imagination."
                  Ken Liu

Hilltop Restaurant, Novato CA
"Happy is the one who 
forgets that which 
cannot be changed."
                      German Proverb

“Caring for myself is not 
self-indulgence, it is 
self-preservation, and
 that is an act of 
political warfare.” 
       Audre Lorde

You Should!
View From Hilltop-
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