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The importance of a casserole.

I was sitting in my office on a rainy weekday morning, keeping up with social media, email and paperwork. Gave my eyes a break, looked out the window, and spied a woman trying to quietly leave something on my porch. Thankfully it wasn't a political or religious leaflet, and the woman was no stranger to…
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u r loved

This is longish, so pour yourself a cuppa and settle in for a spell when you have a chance… Solstice is upon us, and here in the Northwest corner of the US, the daylight ends at 4:19 PM, and I am noticing how many people here are struggling with…well, so much: No job, health challenges,…
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discernment on the spirit path

Note: I was originally prompted to write the following essay because of an event I had witnessed involving a so-called shaman convincing an audience of his spiritual prowess and the healing power of an object he was selling. In other words, I witnessed a spiritual and commercial con-artist in action. More recently, in reading about…
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A message to sensitive souls: Stay with us.

She stared at me after I said the words: "Look, if you leave, there are NO replacements for you, none. We need all the brilliant lights we can beg to stay here. Stay. I'll support you the best I can." Her stare was a familiar one: a little stunned, a lot of blank. I could…
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