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of layers, cells and constellations

“We do not grow absolutely, chronologically. We grow sometimes in one dimension, and not in another; unevenly. We grow partially. We are relative. We are mature in one realm, childish in another. The past, present, and future mingle and pull … Continue reading

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Splendid Isolation

… It is the desert’s grimness, its stillness and isolation, that bring us back to love. Here we discover the paradox of the contemplative life, that the desert of solitude can be the school where we learn to love others. … Continue reading

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Time Time Ticking

“There are just so many summers and just so many springs.” ~ Don Henley I know there are thousands of people, millions even, who can relate when I say that this past year has been a tough one. But spring … Continue reading

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Going In

“I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.”  ~ John Muir

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Beginnings

“The secret to a rich life is to have more beginnings than endings.” ~Dave Weinbaum

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Crossroads

“And what does January hold? Clean account books. Bare diaries. Three hundred and sixty-five new days, neatly parceled into weeks, months, seasons. A chunk of time, of life…those few first notes like an orchestra tuning up before the play begins.” … Continue reading

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