2020 · healing · Intentions · Uncategorized

Dealing With the “Have to Dos”

Tomorrow is the day many return to work and school after enjoying time off from the hustle and bustle.  This morning, as I woke up late, spent some time stretching and meditating, did some gardening, and prepared some art materials, I was very aware of how relaxed and calm I was.  It took me a… Continue reading Dealing With the “Have to Dos”

2020 · Intentions

Setting Intentions

I sit down to write on the heels of messages from two very different individuals.  These two have nothing in common as to where they live, their profession, their personality, or their family life.  They are about as opposite each other as one can get. Yet, their messages mirrored one another in every possible way. … Continue reading Setting Intentions

poetry · Uncategorized

Follow Me

  Follow me to the shore, where the waters edge shows hurt the door. Where stars twinkle in the pale moonlight, and sandy dunes shadow the rocky sight. Follow me and show me your heart, love eternal is not just a thought. Breezes skitter creating seaweed squalls. Tiny turtles break free of the sand walls.… Continue reading Follow Me

domestic violence · happiness

What if?

“What does your organization do?” the lady inquired as she picked up our flyer. “Domestic violence prevention.  We focus on…” “Oh, do you know where that shelter went?  Are you them?  I thought they were gone,” she stated while still reading the flyer. “No, we do not provide shelter.  We are focused on stopping domestic… Continue reading What if?

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Happiness – By Amanda Ray

Don’t take happiness for granted… but what is happiness?  It’s different for everyone; some people are happy being unhappy, others are happy to just sit on the beach overlooking the ocean.  *Since the 1960s, happiness research has been conducted in a wide variety of scientific disciplines, including gerontology, social psychology, clinical and medical research and… Continue reading Happiness – By Amanda Ray