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Words as Weapons or Words as Medicine

Hello and welcome to my new website and my new blog. It’s strange and beautiful, after my long writing career, that I am here writing a FIRST blog post. But this is it. My first blog post on this brand new blog. And I want to tell you what this blog is for…what...

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Self-Respect Is the New Self-Care

Okay, so I wrote that title because everyone is always saying THIS is the new THAT - and so I knew it would capture your attention. But the thing is…self-respect has ALWAYS been the way to self-care. Self-respect has ALWAYS been the way to self-love, too. Self-Care...

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When in doubt, love more…

Dear Striving Soul, Let's be smart. Let's think about what is the good and right thing for our own particular life...and do that. Let's listen and believe it when our soul knows something is wrong or offensive to the deepest part of us...and then not do that....

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If you’re feeling disappointed….

Dear Journeying Soul, Think about where you are now....all that you have learned and who you have become and where you are headed...due largely in part to some things NOT happening that you were sure that wanted to happen. It's amazing to look back at some things...

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How did things get so mixed up?!

Dear masterpiece-of-a-soul, Somewhere along the way, things got really mixed up and made most of the population believe that they were not just right unless they were some perfect ideal of a human being that doesn't even really exist. Don't let anyone ever make you...

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Guess what? You’re already brave…

Dear Courageous Soul, Please don't for one minute think that you are not courageous just because you are afraid. BEING BRAVE does not mean that you do not sometimes feel scared, weak and lost....it just means you keep going anyway.....and that is what you do best....

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