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Month: January 2017

Moving the Universe

Moving the Universe

Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give the best to those who dream and work. — A. P. J. Abdul Kalam There are universal laws which govern the movement of the universe, laws created by intelligence greater than us. We often call this intelligence God. I also use the term Divine Providence, which, for me, includes the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost. Related posts: Amazed…

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Getting There

Getting There

Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain… To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices – today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it. – Kevyn Aucoin Sometimes we get confused, well me, I get confused all the time. Which got me to thinking about my future, my goals, and my dismal success record. Well I…

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The Dream

The Dream

“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” –  C.S. Lewis It has been said by the many self-improvement experts that one should “dream big” in order to move ahead. Well enough I suppose but there is a lingering question that never seems to get answered: How does one “dream big”? Now in defense of the self-improvement experts, they don’t know you or me personally so they must stay generic in their words….

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A New Year

A New Year

Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering, ‘It will be happier.’ — Alfred Lord Tennyson As we bid farewell to 2016 I find myself looking forward to 2017. Then I found myself asking a question: What is there about a new year which changes us, often affects us, and sometimes leaves us full of dread? On the calendar, January 1st is just another day. In the life of the planet the sun rises and sets like…

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