Monthly Archive for: ‘June, 2015’

Thoughts on Life and Death

IMG 9125

It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live. – Marcus Aurelius. The last of my father’s siblings–my Auntie Irene–died recently. She was 93 years old–a good lifetime. June 12th was the anniversary of my father’s death. Though he has been gone for over 13 years now, I still miss him. With …

Read More

Forgiveness Brings Peace

Octopia In Bloom

“Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness.” – Marianne Williamson. I have always had the ability to let things go–to get over the slights or greater wrongs that have happened–to understand that the person, whose actions …

Read More