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See the Beauty: Weeds

See the Beauty: Weeds

“A weed is but an unloved flower.” ― Ella Wheeler Wilcox . . . . . . A few weeks ago, I spent several hours on my hands and knees pulling weeds out of my yard. After an extremely dry previous summer and fall, only weeds sprang up this year […]

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See the Beauty: Now

See the Beauty: Now

“How can we comprehend a morning on which thousands of people, unknowing, woke up…looked at themselves in the mirror for the last time…and got dressed to die.” ― Martha Teichner . . . . . . I wrote this post eight years ago, but felt today was the right time […]

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See the Beauty: Horizon

See the Beauty: Horizon

“The horizon leans forward, offering you space to place new steps of change.” ― Maya Angelou . . . . . . Beginnings and endings take place on the horizon. And this coming Tuesday, I’ll be stepping into a new horizon. After 10 years of owning and operating my Keyhole […]

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See the Beauty: Color

See the Beauty: Color

“Let me, O let me bathe my soul in colours; let me swallow the sunset and drink the rainbow.” ― Khalil Gibran . . . . . . Years ago at a concert, I heard about a phenomenon called chromesthesia where sounds — like music — elicit a visual experience […]

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See the Beauty: Love

See the Beauty: Love

“To love at all is to be vulnerable.” ― C.S. Lewis . . . . . . I wrote the following journal entry two years ago after the recommendation of both my business coach and therapist. I share it now as a celebration for how transforming the words have been in […]

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See the Beauty: Golden Ratio

See the Beauty: Sequence

“The Fibonacci Sequence turns out to be the key to understanding how nature designs . . . and is . . . a part of the same ubiquitous music of the spheres that builds harmony into atoms, molecules, crystals, shells, suns and galaxies and makes the Universe sing.” ― Guy […]

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See the Beauty: Do

See the Beauty: I Do

“Marriage as a long conversation. When marrying you should ask yourself this question: do you believe you are going to enjoy talking with this woman into your old age? Everything else in a marriage is transitory, but most of the time that you’re together will be devoted to conversation.” ― […]

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See the Beauty: Breath

See the Beauty: Breath

“Some old-fashioned things like fresh air and sunshine are hard to beat.” ― Laura Ingalls Wilder . . . Pause for a moment of gratitude on your next walk in the woods. Allow your eyes to take in the bright yellows, greens, and oranges all around you. Then let oxygen fill your nostrils and […]

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See the Beauty: Empathy - Leakey, Texas

See the Beauty: Empathy

“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view. . .until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.” ― Harper Lee   Empathy. Why do you run from me? Why do I hide from you? Why do we seldom find each other? My […]

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