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Question #28

Goodness, after this CoAnQuMo post, I just have two more before the month is out! Any ideas for a blogging challenge I can do for December? Post below if you have an idea! Alright, here’s today’s deep question: How and … Continue reading

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Question #23

I notice that birds seem to be significant in your art and even your business name. Can you tell me the significance? My particular interest in birds began when I formed a deep bond with a budgie named Zelda. I’ve … Continue reading

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Question #11

For Question #11 in my CoAnQuMo project, I am going to address the next question in parts, spread over a few blog posts. These questions are complex and deep and ride my heart waves, so I want to address them … Continue reading

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Why I’m Not Happy

You may be surprised to learn that I don’t consider myself a “happy” person. I actually don’t resonate with that word very much. It feels flimsy to me, like damp sheets hanging limply on a clothesline, the breeze whipping the … Continue reading

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Full of Grace

On June 17, 2013, my mother and I claimed Grace Day. I hope it sticks. It seems like with all the other associated days of the year to commemorate something or to support a cause, humorous or serious, there should … Continue reading

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Even Father’s Day Happens While on Vacation

I don’t know why I’d think it wouldn’t. I guess being out of my element (well, actually very *in* my element) made me think today would feel different in Maui. Maybe less sad. My lone morning swim at Kahana Beach … Continue reading

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Yin and Yang

“If we never experience the chill of a dark winter, it is very unlikely that we will ever cherish the warmth of a bright summer’s day. Nothing stimulates our appetite for the simple joys of life more than the starvation … Continue reading

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