Category Archives: Personal Stories

In this section of the blog you will find stories of a personal nature on a variety of topics.

Comes the Dawn

Back in the late 70s I was going through a tough emotional time. I was the mother of three children, ages 10, 3 and 1, and dealing with marital issues that ultimately led to a divorce in 1985. I was deeply … Continue reading

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For the Love of Quotes

I’ve been collecting quotes for over 30 years. When I started my study of calligraphy I needed material to practice and thought that quotes would be a good way to be inspired as I learned my new skill. Even though … Continue reading

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Messy Desk Syndrome

I just read an interesting article exploring why the most creative people have the messiest desks. The takeaway is that “employers shouldn’t overvalue orderliness in a work setting, because disorder might help trigger creative solutions to problems… .” Further, “… … Continue reading

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The Color of Reiki Love

About 20 years ago a new tree was planted in my front yard by the Home Owners Association where I live. While the other trees planted that year started to leaf-out, my spindly, 5-foot-long, stick-in-the-ground did nothing. After watching it … Continue reading

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7/11 My Day of Gratitude

It was 20 years ago on this date that Victor and I officially became a couple when he moved in to share my home with me. Then, one year later on this date, he was by my side as I underwent … Continue reading

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Sharing Love’s Frequency: A Dolphin Story

In 2003 my husband, Victor, and I drove down to Southern California to visit my daughter, Kris, and her family in Dana Point. We offered to take them on a dolphin safari we had heard about. We met at the … Continue reading

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The Subconscious Healer

This technique came to me by way of a book literally falling off a shelf back in 1991 (Instant ESP) and I have used it more often than any other to cure ailments that are affecting my body. The process … Continue reading

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Reflections On Turning 70!

Seventy! Ugh! How could I be 70 years old? Just the thought of it makes me feel like I’ve stepped into the realm of “being old.” Then I remember the alternative… In 1995, at the age of 51, I underwent … Continue reading

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Honey, A Natural Healer

Years ago when my children were young I read in Prevention Magazine that bacteria couldn’t grow in honey. When one of my children developed a severe case of diaper rash and no store bought or prescription ointment helped heal it, … Continue reading

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How I accomplished two health related goals by taking a “ripple effect” action.

I have been trying for over a year to make myself drink at least two quarts of water a day.  This is particularly important to me because I have a tendency toward forming kidney stones and one important thing you … Continue reading

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