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  • Days 40, 41 and 42. November 1st.

    Two beautiful quotes about November. “Whenever I find myself growing grim about the mouth; whenever it is a damp, drizzly November in my soul; whenever I find myself involuntarily pausing before coffin warehouses, and bringing up the rear of every… Read More ›

  • Day 36. Day 37. Day 38. Day 39.

    “There are moments when troubles enter our lives and we can do nothing to avoid them. But they are there for a reason. Only when we have overcome them will we understand why they were there.” ― Paulo Coelho, The… Read More ›

  • Day 35

    “May your coming year be filled with magic and dreams and good madness. I hope you read some fine books and kiss someone who thinks you’re wonderful, and don’t forget to make some art — write or draw or build… Read More ›

  • Day 34 – A Post from the Dark Side

    “I’m in love with you,” he said quietly. “Augustus,” I said. “I am,” he said. He was staring at me, and I could see the corners of his eyes crinkling. “I’m in love with you, and I’m not in the… Read More ›

  • Day 33

    “You do not have to be good. You do not have to walk on your knees for a hundred miles through the desert, repenting. You only have to let the soft animal of your body love what it loves. Tell… Read More ›

  • Day 32

    “It’s kind of like when you look at yourself in the mirror and you say your name. And it gets to a point where none of it seems real. Well, sometimes I can do that, but I don’t need an… Read More ›

  • Days 30 and 31

    “I went to a tattoo parlor and had YES written onto the palm of my left hand, and NO onto my right palm, what can I say, it hasn’t made my life wonderful, its made life possible, when I rub… Read More ›

  • Days 28 and 29

    “When you see someone putting on his Big Boots, you can be pretty sure that an Adventure is going to happen.” ― A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh Today is my mom’s birthday. Happy Birthday mom. Today is also the day that my… Read More ›

  • Days 24-26 – More Pennies.

    “What draws people to be friends is that they see the same truth. They share it.” ― C.S. Lewis “Anyone can love a thing because. That’s as easy as putting a penny in your pocket. But to love something despite…. Read More ›

  • Days 21 – 23

    “From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: that we are here for the sake of each other – above all for those upon whose smile and well-being our own happiness depends, and also… Read More ›

  • Day 20

    “I’m not going to vacuum ’til Sears makes one you can ride on.” ― Roseanne Barr Today neither my brother or his wife were picking up their phones. Nor were they responding to any of my emails from the past… Read More ›

  • Day 19

    “You have a choice. Live or die. Every breath is a choice. Every minute is a choice. Every time you don’t throw yourself down the stairs, that’s a choice. Every time you don’t crash your car, you re-enlist.” ― Chuck… Read More ›