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TED Talks: Listening to Shame / Vulnerability is Courage by Brené Brown


““Vulnerability is our most accurate measurement of courage.”” — Brené Brown I have watched this video and have to say it’s one of those with a great ‘takeaway message.’  Having grown up as I did, never really feeling good about … Continue reading

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Farewell to a friend: RIP Thomas William Weese AKA Totemwood Tommy


[You don’t have to look very hard to see my Brain Injury results…LOL…like copying and pasting this blog I forgot to include some posts.  Ah yes, I get confused and am forgetful.  But, I’m still here and I wanted to … Continue reading

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Desiderata


This poem was on a poster in my best friend’s bedroom in junior high, I recently re-read it to refresh my mind and strengthen my spirit.  This is what I had in mind when I posted yesterday’s excellent quote from … Continue reading

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Encouraging Chief Tecumseh Quote from the movie “Act of Valor”


Richard and I went on a date today to see the movie “Act of Valor.”  We chose this movie because it is based on real stories and is in association with Tom Clancy who is known for excellent research.  It’s … Continue reading

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Catepillar to Butterfly


I’ve been asked to make some life changes by our Creator, please be patient while in transition. I don’t know what needs to be done nor how to ask for help.  I’m in a cocoon where I don’t know which … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote (posted Oct. 6, 2010)


“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” ~~Ralph Waldo Emerson Received this in a Thought … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: How Strong Can I Be? (posted Apr. 19, 2009)


How strong can I be when others point out my faults, I say nothing of theirs… How strong can I be when others struggle with losing keys, not feeling well, having a bad day, etc., temporarily, but this is where … Continue reading

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