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Happy Valentine’s Day Sonnet 116 by William Shakespeare

Ever since I learned this sonnet in high school for a play I was in I’ve loved it. For some odd reason, at random times I find myself reciting it in my head.   It is such a beautiful poem about the long-lasting effects of love despite the passing of time.  Happy Valentine’s day from… Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day Sonnet 116 by William Shakespeare

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All We Need Is Love, Love Is All We Need

“Your LOVE for one another will PROVE to the world that you are my disciples.” John 13:35 Not your political partyNot your level of conservativenessNot your pro-life stanceNot the color of your tieNot the length of your skirtNot the placement of your side partYour LOVE will prove you’re following Christ. I would love for you… Continue reading All We Need Is Love, Love Is All We Need

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Happy Mother’s Day 2020

Happy, Mother’s Day… to those who are Mothers 💐 to those who are Mothers to be💐 to those who lost Mothers💐 to those Mothers who have lost children💐 to those women who are step mother’s 💐 to those women who longing to be Mothers💐 to those women with difficult Mother relationships💐 to those women with… Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day 2020

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The Crashing Ocean Waves of Grief

One year ago, in the courtyard garden of the Spaulding Hospital Cambridge, I sat crying under this beautiful tree. One of my favorite people had just passed away. It’s hard to believe that an entire year has already gone by. 🌸 I miss her all the time! I think of her often. Whether it’s because… Continue reading The Crashing Ocean Waves of Grief

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Sonnet 116 by William Shakespeare

When I was in high school I learned this sonnet for a play I was in.  I’ve loved it ever since. For some odd reason, at random times I find myself reciting it. It is such a beautiful poem about the long-lasting effects of love despite the passing of time. I love this sonnet so… Continue reading Sonnet 116 by William Shakespeare

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Is There Still HOPE?!

HOPE: /hōp/ noun 1. a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen. synonyms: aspiration, desire, wish, expectation, ambition, aim, plan, dream, 2.a feeling of trust. verb 1.want something to happen or be the case. synonyms: expect, anticipate, look for, wait for, be hopeful of, pin one’s hopes on, want I lost… Continue reading Is There Still HOPE?!

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There Is A Time for Resting and A Time for Blooming

There is nothing in nature that blooms all year long. So don’t expect yourself to do so either. I’m a bit of a perfectionist. I like to do everything I can the absolute best I can. Sometimes I need a break! Recently I have allowed myself to be in a time of winter. A time… Continue reading There Is A Time for Resting and A Time for Blooming

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I Choose Happiness

Psalm 34:8 Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the man who trusts in Him! Proverbs 10:28 The hope of the righteous will be gladness, but the expectation of the wicked will perish. Hebrews 12:1-2 Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every… Continue reading I Choose Happiness

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It Is Well – Kristene DiMarco and Bethel Music – You Make Me Brave

Grander earth has quaked beforeMoved by the sound of His voiceSeas that are shaken and stirredCan be calmed and broken for my regard And through it all, through it allMy eyes are on YouAnd through it all, through it allIt is well And through it all, through it allMy eyes are on YouAnd it is… Continue reading It Is Well – Kristene DiMarco and Bethel Music – You Make Me Brave