Tag Archives: Friendship

Expanding perspectives through blogging

I’m writing this post in response to a dialogue I was having with Holistic Wayfarer about building community through blogging, in the second part of her series How to Succeed as a Blogger. I feel a resonance with her on … Continue reading

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Quite stunned, actually

Yesterday I received a gift from a blogging friend of mine, who is a poet, an adventurer and mad tinker. Before I opened the package, I could smell a fragrant rose scent.  I truly had no idea what I was … Continue reading

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Writers are a funny breed

I was just recently told I “certainly write alot” by a new email friend.  I had to chuckle, because I know there are some far more prolific writers out there than I.  I have been blogging since about 2008, and … Continue reading

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The Search For Divinity

There are few movies that truly touch my heart.   Some affect me so profoundly that I can barely describe it in words.  It is like that with Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat, Pray, Love. Quite honestly, it took me a long time … Continue reading

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Desperately seeking something

Reprinted from August, 2010 with an update at the end. **** This song is playing in the background as I type – feel free to play it while you read. I try to make sense of my life, and try … Continue reading

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