Category Archives: Musings on Life

Serendipity Wrapped in Gratitude

The universe is always sending us little messages causing serendipities, reminding us to stop, to believe in something more and to be grateful. – Anonymous Early this morning when it was still dark, I woke up feeling anxious about the … Continue reading

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Overwhelmed by Angels

Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels without knowing it.   – Hebrews 13:2 It had been a glorious week in Nebraska filled with cherished memories. I had returned to … Continue reading

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The Gift of Sight

Vision… is not the simple thing it is imagined to be… In particular, vision helps us to know what we are like. Because we cannot see what we do not understand or use or identify with, we see very little … Continue reading

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Changing Our View

I’ve learned that things change, people change, and it doesn’t mean you forget the past or try to cover it up. It simply means you move on and treasure the memories. – Unknown author For better or worse, change is … Continue reading

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2015 – A Time to Ponder Life

Another new year! An opportunity for a fresh start! A time to review the past year including our dreams and hopes, the times that were disappointing, the experiences that were satisfying or meaningful. It’s definitely a chance to ponder our … Continue reading

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My New Home Town

Give life and hope into your family, village, community, country, continent and the world at large.  – Israelmore Avivor The last months as I was able to get out more, I realized I was falling in love again with my … Continue reading

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Appreciating Our Freedoms

Independence Day ought to be commemorated as the Day of Deliverance by solemn Acts of Devotion to God Almighty. – John Adams Every year after the 4th of July, I’ve made it a tradition to write about the significance of … Continue reading

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The Past

No matter how much time passes, no matter what takes place in the interim, there are some things we can never assign to oblivion, memories we can never rub away. They remain with us forever.   ― Haruki Murakami Recently I enjoyed … Continue reading

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Green Green Grass of Home

They’ll all come to meet me, arms a reaching, smiling sweetly. It’s good to touch the Green Green Grass of Home… Then I awake and look around me at the grey walls that surround me and I realize that I … Continue reading

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Those Tiny Miracles

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.   – Albert Einstein I’ve been thinking a lot about miracles lately. We tend to … Continue reading

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