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An Empath’s Prayer

May I see with my heart and feel with focused awareness. May I hold strong to who I am as the world rushes around me and through me, in the world, but not of the world and ever mindful. May … Continue reading

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Ana ran her thumb over the cool hard surface of the river rock.  “Mom, I feel like this stone.  All this pain, it’s wearing me down.” Grace’s empathic senses could feel the pounding in her daughter’s skull, the constant headaches … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Soup & Grounding

I love food. I love preparing food and sharing food. I love the connection that happens when people sit at a table and eat together. The whole process grounds me. To illustrate my point, I’d like to share my recipe … Continue reading

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All the Pretty Colors

“You can’t know what it’s like to be me, to be able to do the things I can do. I can’t talk about it. It’s not safe.” He’s shaking from fear and tired from holding it all in for so … Continue reading

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Night of a Thousand Lambancies

She’s a little crazy, but that’s part of her charm. It’s only 20 degrees outside and she wants to go star gazing. She may be crazy, but I’m crazy about her, so I’ll follow wherever she leads me. Go ahead. … Continue reading

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