Category Archives: love

Learning to love

Believe in a love that is being stored up for you like  an inheritance, and have faith that in this love there is strength and a blessing so large that you can travel as far as you wish without ever … Continue reading

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“Close your eyes and think of me, and soon I will be there…to brighten up even your darkest night. . ..Winter Spring Summer or Fall, all you gotta do is call and I’ll come runnin, see you again…..” Carole King, You’ve … Continue reading

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The Road to Occidental

May 17, 1997 They are all facing the same direction, the cows, as if bowing to some bovine god the grass their sacrament, the sunny slope, their place of worship. In my little blue 280Z, I round the curve that … Continue reading

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A Ball of Golden Light

December – the gate of winter – is a time of anniversaries for me. A friend of mine is struggling with cancer. She and I had a conversation recently about our beliefs about life, death, after-life. I did not say … Continue reading

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SALMON STORIES: One: The Scent of Forgiveness

Pastel painting of Cycle of Salmon c Suzanne Z 1999  Something about a Salmon captivates me.  Today I will tell you the first Salmon story:  The Scent of Forgiveness My father was born under the sign of Pisces, the fish, … Continue reading

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