sad, sorrow, meditation

Turning Points

The first turning point came when our car initially broke down in Hawaii. I was 6,000 miles away in Delaware, caring for my 90 year-old-parents.

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Strength in Weakness

strength A few weeks ago, I visited a very devout aunt of mine in the hospital. But I had forgotten what kind of person this

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The Thirst of Jesus

The last words a person says before dying are cherished by those who care for him or her. They are always remembered and reflect upon,

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Remember that You are Dust

“Remember that you are dust and to dust you shall return.” These are the traditional words with which the priest traces the ashes on the

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prayer, discernment

Real Humility

I asked for it. I really did. I knew that I would never find peace until I got down on my knees and begged for

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barren, soil


I had a love-hate relationship with my mother’s tweezers and sewing needles growing up. I always ran to my mom when I so often would

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