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My Journey to Painting a Tree

I can’t remember his name but I’ll call him Mr. A.T. (art teacher). Mr. A.T. made a significant difference in my life and feelings about being creative many years ago. In 7th grade he told me that the tree I … Continue reading

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Love, Love, Love ! Love Is All You Need

For a long time I have loved the Beatles’ songs. I first was introduced to them at a Peace Corps party in Turkey in 1965. They had just become famous in the US and it was fun listening to them … Continue reading

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Curiosity – Life’s Wonderful Scavenger Hunt

After reading and researching for this article, I realized that when I wrote my book, I didn’t dig deep enough into the different aspects of passion and may have left readers feeling “hung out to dry” after reading it. Elizabeth … Continue reading

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Reflecting on the Impact of Songs on Our Lives

It was  October 1964. I was in Istanbul Turkey.  I had just arrived with other Peace Corps Volunteers and we were having a party.  A friend had a record of a new singing group, the Beatles.  I remember hearing the song, … Continue reading

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What Makes Your Heart Sing – Nurture What Is Unique About You

I have discovered that the second half of life is a gift. I am probably, for the first time in my life, growing into becoming the person I have always wanted to be. It is time now for me to openly change my story. This is time for my coming out party to begin. Continue reading

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The Sweet, the Sour, the Red, the White and the Chocolate – Savoring A Life Well Lived

Today I’ll write the title for this blog at the end as I’m not completely sure where my thoughts are going to end up.  I often wake in the morning feeling fear of not having enough money for the rest … Continue reading

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