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Thoughts About Healing

I noticed my throat felt slightly raspy last night. Of course, Covid 19 immediately came to mind. I learned hypochondria from my parents so I interpret physical symptoms to mean dire consequences by default. I’m mindful of the suffering mom, … Continue reading

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To Heal

As I grow older, it seems like it takes longer to get over a strained back or other aches. Dealing with this change is sometimes a bit difficult. I accept it and try not to grumble and gripe about it. … Continue reading

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Renaissance Of The Heart

Doesn’t the state of the nation feel a bit “off” lately? (The nation could be any country, but I’m thinking specifically about the United States of America.) The feeling reminds me of when you feel slightly queasy in the gut … Continue reading

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International Day Of Non-Violence

If we suffer throbbing pain day after day for weeks on end, we need more than an analgesic to alleviate pain. The pain is a warning sign that something might need medical attention. We need to treat the cause not just the symptom. … Continue reading

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Simply “Be” For Awhile

Recently, I fell prey to some flu viruses.  At first, I tried to deny that I was ill.  I told myself that I was only very tired.  I sat at my laptop trying to compose an email to one of … Continue reading

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