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Boundaries

I'm learning. Still learning. And, one of the things I'm learning about is boundaries. Boundaries exist no matter where we are. There are boundaries on the streets and highways we drive. Curbs. Shoulders. Islands between lanes of traffic. Barriers of concrete or cables draped between steel posts. Boundaries to keep me safe. Boundaries to keep...

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All I wanted to do was WRITE!

My New Normal   I'm fully submerged! Immersed! Gasping for air and going under for the third time! I've missed 'chatting' with you - my loyal readers - via my blog, but I'm back! Drenched and exhausted, I'm finding my new normal. Welcome, my New Friends   Welcome to my newest subscribers! It was great to meet you in the last few...

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Elder CareFaithFamilyLifeThankfulness

May 28th

Glenn & I with our Daddy, and our dog! May 28th - just another day, right? Well, not for me! It's been a while since I sang Happy Birthday, but perhaps he can hear me from Heaven.....sure hope so! Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday, Dear Daddy! Happy Birthday to you! Summer of 1954, most likely - Glenn & I...

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LifeTruth

Beauty and Truth

We’ve all heard it said before: Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Right? I see things as beautiful, while others may not. Likewise, I am sometimes totally unimpressed by what others see as beautiful. We aren't alike and that's okay! Today, another adage is much more fitting: Truth is in the mind of the thinker. Truth is in the mind of the...

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Elder CareFaithFamilyLifeThankfulnessWriting

Remembering Mama

It's been a few years. Much has changed. Little ones have grown up. People have moved. Relationships have ended and others have begun. Time flies, and memories fade, but still, the absence of one's Mama is not easy to disguise. It remains. There's a hole, and it's most evident in the good times and the bad times. You may find that statement...

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Welcome, I’m Elaine. I’m a follower of Jesus Christ, a choreographer of words, a challenger of the status quo, an admirer of all things colorful, and a lover of life who finds great comfort and joy in knowing I’m completely adequate to do whatever it is God calls me to do!

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