Tag Archives: journey

What are the words to your grief song?

I turn up the volume of the TV when Ellen DeGeneres announces that one of her favorite singers is going to perform on her show.  It is Joshua Radin and the song is, “Beautiful Day.” I focus all my attention on … Continue reading

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Wiggling Through the Darkness Cut in Two

Last week’s rainstorms put me in a gloomy mood, so I don my raincoat and vinyl boots and walk outside with my dog.  I have often told others to get outdoors, to seek nature as a way to heal, to … Continue reading

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Who Remains In Your Address Book?

I consider myself a middle of the road techie; I understand some of the current trends but lack technological skill with some of it.  I have an iPhone, use Twitter, manage a blog and I have a personal and professional … Continue reading

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What feeds you?

Two Wolves **I do not know the source of this story but have often used it in my support groups** One evening a Native American Elder told his grandson about a battle that goes on inside of people.  He said, … Continue reading

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On the Right Path

  I panic as my sister pushes me forward into the haunted house corn maze on Halloween. I don’t like the feeling of not knowing where I am going, of not being able to find my way out. Wandering confused … Continue reading

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