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What Is Compassion?

The Macmillan Dictionary defines compassion as: sympathy for another’s suffering or misfortune combined with a desire to help. I like to define compassion as: “Recognizing that the other person is me” I feel it is these learned beliefs and expectation, … Continue reading

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Planting Seeds For New Beginnings

Planting the Seeds Of New Beginnings Dear Reader, Spring is arriving this evening and the snow is falling in Ashley Falls, MA. How is spring arriving where you are? Today, I saw a few birds fly by the window. I … Continue reading

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Love Is In The Air Or Is It Commercialism?

Love Is In The Air Or Is It Commercialism Shopping in stores you see valentine cards, candy, and flowers reminding you to show love. Don’t be fooled! This promotional induction is just to sell you false love and create guilt. … Continue reading

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Time To Journey

Photograph by Patricia R Blumhagen Time to journey, dear reader, for your voyage within to discover the gifts in the world where darkness is king and to embrace with compassion and understanding that which is    uncovered. Now is your moment … Continue reading

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Inner Critic

Touching my inner critic was a tearing apart of what I had known. Once I was able to identity what was preventing me from writing I was able to move ahead. This catalyst freed me up to construct writing goals … Continue reading

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Set Me Free

 Deep within the muscle’s matrix A voice calls out Set me free Set me free Who are you I utter Deep, deep within A sensing organism begs to be liberated Release me Electro-neural muscle memory holds me in bondage Deep … Continue reading

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What Influences My Poetry?

What Influences My Poetry? As a child I would dream that someday I would write a book. During those years, all I would do was write letters, keep a diary, and draw gowns.Throughout the years I also enjoyed the art … Continue reading

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