Monthly Archives: November 2011

Persistence is good….

Ahhh…the broken lamp…and my attempts to fix it… I really like this lamp; it’s an inexpensive “dorm” lamp from Target….I’ve had it for a number of years and really like the light that it gives off…and there were “memories” tied … Continue reading

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Courage: One Gutsy Thing…OGT

Approximately 10 years ago,  I realized….   I wanted to participate in  more activities, to try alternative ways of doing things….. things that I may have found confusing or overwhelming…. and so I came up with the idea of just … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving to all of you….over the river and through the woods

A link to a special “new” poem I just added to my Aunt Okie’s blog: “94 95 and Still Writing”: “Whispers of Families from a Long Ago Year” ( early New Hampshire reflections etc…good for Thanksgiving)

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The Liebster Award..passing it along

The Liebster Award Thank you so much to Marie, from the blog Love is the Answer/ Dance With The Truth, for her nomination of Pocket Perspectives for the Liebster Award.   Marie has a wonderful blog, with so many inspirational, informative … Continue reading

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“A Starbuck Moment”…. a bed, a bath and beyond

Starbuck, the cat,  has found the perfect home…. and passes along a Happy Thanksgiving wish to all…

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Living in the “now”…today IS your moment

Yesterday, I posted some pages and a youtube video, “Now: Today is the moment,”  about some special  lines from a song, “Today While the Blossoms Still Cling to the Vine” One  line from that song really resonates with me… “Today … Continue reading

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Now: TODAY is the moment, the story is NOW

The importance of coming back to the present moment… …now… each of us living our lives with direction, purpose,  goodness, kindness, understanding, courage, insight and wisdom fully present in each moment… Expanding on some variations of lines from the post … Continue reading

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