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#blogElul 2017 – Day 18: Ask

Praying is asking humbly for help. Preface with please always follow with gratitude. Please God watch over my child. Please God help me breathe. Please God free me from rage. Please God lift hatred and fear. Please God let me … Continue reading

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The Joy of “AHA!”

Spoiler alert: I love “AHA!” moments. I really do. I love them.   I’ve had a long and complicated relationship with death. This is not a non-sequitur; it’s at the heart of tonight’s post. I’ve cursed it – when my … Continue reading

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Where is God? Any God?

Maybe I feel things too deeply. Maybe things cut into my heart in a way that they don’t for others. Maybe I need medication to dull the piercing pain I am experiencing these days. Tonight I went to a wonderful, … Continue reading

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Healing – Day 1: To Forgive Or Not To Forgive…

…That Is The Question. One of the most important things I’ve learned in my journey is that forgiveness isn’t always necessary. It’s not THE critical component in moving forward. Context is important here, so let me share a bit of … Continue reading

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Blessings – Day 14

Blessings sinking in a little today… Day 14/Verse 14 of acrostic prayer poem*:   Thank you God for the blessing of neglect, for noticing to navigate needs. Each day for 26 days – counting from December 8, 2014 – I … Continue reading

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#BlogElul 26: Hope

              Prayer – 5775 Each new year begins with hope for endings of our harmful ways and beginnings of growth and return. For myself, I hope to stop hating myself to keep writing poetry … Continue reading

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#BlogElul 18: Pray

Prayer, for me, is a gift. A gift of time to commune with God whatever/whoever that means the God inside, nature, a higher power, a mystical being. Prayer, for me, is about ritual. Over the years, I have created my … Continue reading

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