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FOR LOVE OF SHEBA

I am not a dog person by nature.  When this unexpected visitor came, I did not expect that we would have such a long love affair.  Seven  years later, we are still going strong. She taught me about unconditional love. … Continue reading

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LIFE

She felt her heart begin to heal once she touched the keyboard.  The words fell from her fingertips.  The tight band around her chest loosened.  She could breathe again.  She could feel again. She sighs.  Life is hard.  Life is … Continue reading

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STRANGERS IN THE NIGHT

I remember a time when we were strangers in the night. The night was dark but the moon and stars were bright.  They lit up the sky and the world for us.  We took the challenge and followed the path.  … Continue reading

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MY LITTLE SISTER

Here I am with my little sister on our first Christmas in Canada.  She was two and I nine.  The years flew like lightning. Now we are grown, she a pharmacist and I, a retired nurse.   Though I’m the elder, … Continue reading

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I’D DO THINGS DIFFERENTLY

It’s a glorious sunny morning.  Sheba and I are out on our daily morning run. It’s really a slow trot with a stop every half block.  It’s exhilarating.  I feel every cell in my being oxygenated and revived.  My spirit … Continue reading

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I KNEW IT WAS MY LAST DAY THERE

The snow on the ground this morning made me think of my first time to Ghana, land of palm trees and warm beaches, being close to the equator. Here I am, with my own chief, sitting on the balcony of … Continue reading

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