Tag: memories

life and faith

Memoir: appreciating the gift of years

Writing a memoir looks quite daunting as more years unfurl and a life is viewed with the benefit of hindsight and perspective. Tons of junk and gleanings of gold wait to be sifted through as our┬ámemory begins to recall past times with greater clarity than what happened yesterday. What do …
life and faith

A fresh perspective

Not many of my childhood memories are viewed through a warm sepia-lens hue. Most shade to grey, blur into dark images I prefer not to examine too closely. I remember this moment though, because new toys (yes, even a piggy bank money-box) were rare and usually saved for Christmas or …
life and faith

Moving on

Dear Friends, As we slip from this Christmas season and approach a new year ahead, I want to pause a while and reflect on what those changes may involve. A new year gives us all a golden opportunity to turn over a new leaf, to seek to change and live …
life and faith poetry

Me and my shadow

Hi, Hope your week is going according to plan. I find very little does in my world. For instance, this blog entry was going to be a time for sharing autumnal thoughts – a nice, light, poetic break from the rather heavy issues I seem to have been covering recently. …

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