Monday Meditation: 10 Oct 2016

A meditation for the week of October 10 – October 16 When I am feeling overwhelmed, may I take the time to evaluate what is within my control and let go of things that are not ultimately beneficial to me. ——— The Devil & Ten of Wands...

A Fool Stumbling Through Life

Oh boy! I’m ready to return after an extended hiatus. Life has thrown me a lot of curve balls, and even though most of them have been good it’s been quite a job adjusting to my new life. Mr. Donkey and I have moved back to our hometown, bought a house, and...

Book Review: Five Quarters of the Orange

Five Quarters of the Orange by Joanne Harris This book is a first-person narrative of a woman, Framboise, reflecting on both her childhood in Nazi-occupied France and her present life. The past holds a terrible secret, and Framboise slowly reveals what she knows over...

A Respite

It’s a busy time! We close on our house in a week, move after that, and I have some serious personal exploration to be doing right now about a number of things. So it’s time for a respite from the blog for a few weeks. Once I have ushered a few of my ducks...

Monday Meditation

A meditation for the week ahead: May 16 – May 22 May I control what I can, celebrate whenever possible, and accept that change is inevitable. May I actively seek out that which is good in my life. May I look for the blessings that come with change — the...