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The Dalai Lama’s Cat and the Art of Purring

This is the second book by David Michie that enlightens readers through adventures of the Dalai Lama’s cat.  It is helpful to get the background of HHC (His Holiness’ Cat) by reading the previous one first, but each is a stand-alone story in itself. The Art of Purring is a handbook for happiness.  “Not the […]

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A Very Good Friend

When you are living end-stage pet hospice for the first time, you will wonder about making The Decision. Your friends who have experienced this will supportively assure you that you will know when it’s time, and great comfort is found in that. They lie. Go easy on them, they don’t mean to.  They mean it […]

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Assertiveness for Earth Angels

I repeatedly passed over selecting Assertiveness for Earth Angels: How to Be Loving Instead of “Too Nice” of the available titles from Hay House’s Book Nook blogger program before finally deciding on it.  Don’t get me wrong, I love Doreen Virtue’s work–I just didn’t feel I qualified as an Earth Angel. Then I read the preview.  The Table of […]

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The Age of Miracles

Yaay!  This is what I was looking for when I gave Do Not Go Quietly a whirl.  Lesson learned: go straight to Marianne Williamson.  Every time. The Age of Miracles: Embracing the New Midlife Related articles Prayer for Happiness: Marianne Williamson (leslieannvarela.com) Marian Williamson Takes a Modern Spiritual Path (womenshistory.answers.com) “What You Think is What You Get” […]

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A Meeting of the Minds

Summer has arrived with a pleasant and natural adjustment. My archetypes sit down for a meeting to examine this time.  Everyone is present around the kitchen table, settling into my old wooden chairs: the Sage, the Caregiver, the Lover, the Creative, and the Warrior. My Sage has requested this meeting.  She is the thinker, the […]

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