Monthly Archives: January 2012

“It’s time to try…. defying gravity….”

From the Broadway musical Wicked…Defying Gravity… I think that something might have changed within me something doesn’t seem to be quite the same I really am ready to be stop playing by the rules of other people’s games I think … Continue reading

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“Hope comes from a large family….”

I created the following pages  in September, using a comment written by Maria, from Enermazing, the blog Creating the Life You Want…a comment she wrote on the blog Mirth and Motivation. I’ve posted these pages before, but I see that … Continue reading

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“Sail away from the safe harbor….catch the trade winds in your sails….explore, dream, discover”

~ June, 2012: An expanded post, using this post : “Sail away from safe harbor” ~ Same quote, but with a beautiful full moon night sky  background photo…on Reflections from a Friend blog…“Explore…dream…discover….” btw…I’m just making the Reflections photo/quote into … Continue reading

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“Mis-gauging”….learning to have more perspective on my own thinking…

The pages below refer to something that actually did  happen a few years ago… something seemingly trivial… but which turned out to be very positive and  important in learning to understand my own thinking. I’m sharing these pages because I … Continue reading

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Ah ha!….the mouse got the cheese!

Ah ha! ….it’s such a  special sense of “accomplishment”… when one completes a difficult task or undertaking… ….similar to the mouse from the children’s song  “The Farmer in the Dell”…. ~ It’s such a special sense to try hard at … Continue reading

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The time to be happy is now….if not now, then when?

~ I made a page similar to this one a few years ago…and in December….and have spent several years “practicing”  keeping this very important idea in mind…. “right now is the time that we have….right in this very moment….” ~ … Continue reading

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Seeking… “peace and harmony….”

I wish there were airplanes flying in the sky above all of us each day… offering this suggestion… making  this wish… promoting  this intention… Oh, for continual peace and harmony… ~ I love it when people are getting along… peacefully … Continue reading

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