Category: Making Sense of Life

Choosing a Headstone

“At the temple there is a poem called “Loss” carved into the stone. It has three words, but the poet has scratched them out. You cannot read loss, only feel it.” ― Arthur Golden.      It was with a degree of incredulity that I walked along each row […]

Coping with Uncertainty

“Everything can change in a heartbeat; it can slip away in an instant. Everything you trust, and treasure, whatever brings you comfort, comes at a terrible cost. Health is temporary; money disappears. Safety is nothing big an illusion.  So when the moment comes, and everything you depend upon […]

Another Person’s Shoes

“Whenever you feel like criticizing any one…just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald.      I have been watching the news, this evening, on television.  I cannot be sure, but there is a possibility that I […]

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