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THE AWKWARDNESS OF GRIEF

I never knew what to say to someone when they suffered the loss of a loved one. Nothing could take away their sorrow, so what words could I give them that would be consoling? Not until I experienced the tragic … Continue reading

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THE SIMPLE THINGS IN LIFE

From the photo on the right you will see that my grandson is having fun hitting a plastic jug hung from a tree limb. He spent all afternoon attacking the jug with sticks, his blaster gun, and whatever else he … Continue reading

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5 LESSONS I LEARNED FROM A 4 YEAR OLD

1. Gabriel Jordan, age 4, taught me the importance of equal treatment forall people. He would smile at, hug, or speak to every person he met. One time when he was sitting at the dinner table, he said to everyone … Continue reading

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