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The Reckless Explorer

“We are Mariners bound where man has not yet dared to go.” In his poem, “Passage to India,” Walt Whitman speaks of the spiritual journey, of the bravery and courage, our selves and our souls must pass through in this life. … Continue reading

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I’m Beautiful…Dammit!

I need this shot in the arm of sass today because I am a mess of insecurities. I feel chubby, irritable, and like a friend failure for not having enough time for the people I care most about. If I … Continue reading

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Meet Lynda – My Art Hero

Meet Lynda Finch. Second mother to me (yes, that’s my mom and her in all their pre-teen glory). Artiste extraordinaire. And new partner on my blog! I will be featuring her work because we share a similar vision: telling stories … Continue reading

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Brave

What is in possession of your heart this Christmas? Is it a crush? A dream? A job? The promise of a new year? I woke up this morning and realized that I have unconciously given my heart to things that … Continue reading

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No Damsel

I’ve got some muck to rake this weekend. Things from years ago that I have to face…again…and I just want to run. But I can’t run, I am a warrior, not a damsel. But for full disclosure, here’s the order … Continue reading

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The Dream…

This is my 20th skating anniversary. 20… Years… If that sounds like a long time, you’re right, I’m only 27. Which means that for 7,300 days, 182,500 hours, 10,950,000 minutes, I have laced up skates and frozen my toes. The … Continue reading

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