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An unexpected tattoo on my soul

Here is a somewhat bizarre story that has deep personal meaning for me due to the circumstances that caused me to read it.  I picked it at random from a collection of short stories to read to my mother-in-law while she lay dying from ovarian cancer.   It was the last time I saw her […]

3 Pieces

  3 Pieces of gratitude fell upon the floor and when I saw them lying there I couldn’t wait to look for more: 1.  I am grateful for moments of good friendship 2.  I am grateful for my relentless penchant for wondering 3.  I am grateful for my autonomy      

Remembering…

Here is a link to a poignant – though somewhat bizarre – story that has deep personal meaning for me due to the circumstances that led me to read it.   I wonder what stories have affected you? Link to the story here: Bears Discover Fire OR Read the story below. You can enlarge the […]

Winding Down

Winding Down by Marv Himmel He huddled closer to the small fire and gathered the corners of the tattered down sleeping bag more closely around him as he stared into the small flame, deep in thought, ignoring the wafts of smoke that stung his eyes whenever the wind swirled his way.  It would be evening […]