birthdays

expectations almost ripped away the joy of my vacation

November 27, 2016
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Expectations are joy killers. It’s so much better to have no idea what will happen and let a situation unfold. But I suck at that. I expect at every turn. It is my birthday. Joy leaks out of me like a balloon with a pinhole and I’m frantically searching for a piece of duct tape […]

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red, blue and a bright, shining white

July 5, 2010
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       Today my altared space is the unity that comes from celebrating birthdays; public and private. I have thrown a few big birthday parties, the kind where all the disparate groups in one individual’s life converge for a few hours and share icy drinks and warm bread straight out of the oven.        I’m always […]

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