Category Archives: Personal

MOOD OF PISCES

    THOUGHTS FROM AN EMPTY MIND   Today is my 77th birthday. Seven is a lucky number and I do feel fortunate So much to be grateful for So many friends wishing me well A comfy peaceful home with … Continue reading

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ELECTION 2016

  MY COLLECTED THOUGHTS AND FEELINGS SINCE THE ELECTION Monday, November 21, 2016 Only two weeks ago many thousands of us went hopeful and cheerful, looking forward to placing our vote for the First Woman President of the United States.   … Continue reading

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FALL EQUINOX RANT

SHADOWS AND REFLECTIONS Fall is a time of reflecting on what we have gathered, and then deciding what to keep and what to let go.   It is a time of hard decisions; of looking deep within and choosing which parts … Continue reading

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THE TIMES THEY ARE A-CHANGING

  LIVING IN INTERESTING TIMES I fear to have it too easy, so I make things harder for myself than I need to by worrying about things I have no ability to control.   But I believe that words have power … Continue reading

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WHY SO MUCH HATE IN OUR GREAT FREE COUNTRY?

  TO REJOICE OR REBEL? I meant to be writing a blog about the season of Leo… a time for enjoying the pleasant things in our lives… such as romance and play, creativity and beauty, love and joy. It is … Continue reading

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TEMPERING MY WRETCHED ANGER WITH QUIETLY IMPASSIONED ACTION

LIVING IN TROUBLED TIMES The news cannot be ignored.  Our nation is in deep peril from within its own soul.  We seem to have become a dangerous, deranged, and damned citizenry. Even within the simple activities of daily living…  people … Continue reading

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MY DECLARATION OF FREEDOM FROM THE TYRANNY OF AUTHORSHIP

I AM GIVING MYSELF A VACATION FROM WRITING MY WELL OF INSPIRATION FOR THE ‘RAVEN SEQUEL’ HAS NEARLY RUN DRY I HAVE A MOUNTAIN OF CHARACTERS, SCENES, SETTINGS, CRISIS AND TURNING POINTS BUT I FIND NO REAL STORY… NO COMPELLING … Continue reading

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ROAD SCRAMBLE

  ROAD-SCRAMBLE:   June 21, 2016 I had planned to write a Summer Solstice piece today but my mind doesn’t want to go there.  I’m all over the map in my head, but not where I want to be. It’s kind … Continue reading

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AN ASTROLOGICAL KERFUFFLE IN GEMINI

  GEMINI AND A MUTABLE GRAND CROSS Around May 21 the sun entered the sign of Gemini.  I missed it and forgot to do a blog post for the season and now we are about halfway through this astrological month… … Continue reading

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WANDERING IN A WILDERNESS

  A FAINT WAILING IN THE WILDERNESS My mind in a turmoil…  A tumult of shifting impulses Cannot find my direction No compass for my moods and feelings Exhausted by the world Uninspired by pointless meandering Facebook, email, news media, … Continue reading

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