Tag Archives: love

In You I Trust

Trigger warning: mention of child abuse In a few previous posts, I’ve talked about my family, about my abusive father, co-dependent family dynamics, and about the silence of my mother and siblings who are protecting him.  I’ve done a lot … Continue reading

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O Tell Me The Truth About Love

Some say love’s a little boy,  And some say it’s a bird,  Some say it makes the world go round, Some say that’s absurd,  And when I asked the man next door,  Who looked as if he knew,  His wife … Continue reading

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Holding on & Letting Go

At the end of this year, what have been your happy, proud, peaceful and grateful moments? Hold these today, and take them with you into the new year. These are the things you can build on in the months to … Continue reading

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Blue Christmas

It’s not a cheery Christmas for me this year. And I’m quite aware that I’m not alone with that.  But it’s still true that God is with us. That God came as a little child, vulnerable and dependent on the … Continue reading

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A Blessing for Traveling in the Dark

Go slow if you can. Slower. More slowly still. Friendly dark or fearsome, this is no place to break your neck by rushing, by running, by crashing into what you cannot see. Then again, it is true: different darks have … Continue reading

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My Soul Magnifies my Beloved

My soul magnifies my Beloved, and my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour, for she has looked with favour on me. Surely, from now on all generations will call me blessed; for the Loving One has done great things for … Continue reading

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