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Dog saves abandoned baby’s life

I just read an incredible story about a new born girl being saved by dog after she was discarded near a waste bin. The story was reported by Sada Press although there are few details available. The Saudi daily reported that it wasn't clear whether the incident took place in Saudi Arabia or another country in the Middle East, but it added that the d [...]

2016-10-21T21:42:59+00:00October 31st, 2015|Categories: Zen|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Dog saves abandoned baby’s life

World Suicide Prevention Day – 2015

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day. I can stare at the screen all day and still not know what to say. Suicide is empty. It's a giant hole in the hearts of everyone who ever cared for you. It hurts. Please - if you need to talk reach out. If you're called on to listen - than LISTEN. No one should feel their lives and dreams and hopes have sunk in [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:00+00:00September 10th, 2015|Categories: Mental Health|Tags: , , |Comments Off on World Suicide Prevention Day – 2015

She Let Go

She let go. She let go. Without a thought or a word, she let go. She let go of the fear. She let go of the judgments. She let go of the confluence of opinions swarming around her head. She let go of the committee of indecision within her. She let go of all the ‘right’ reasons. Wholly and completely, without hesitation or worry, she just let go. She [...]

2015-03-19T13:04:10+00:00March 19th, 2015|Categories: Zen|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on She Let Go

The Easter Egg

Last week was hard, no question. Lots of grief from places I never would have imagined. On Wednesday we lost power and the sound of everything shutting off woke me up. It was 5:15 AM. I got up, put a fire on, lit some candles, and sat with our little dog Ozzy on the couch. One of the candles sits in our front window - a special candle for Rehtaeh t [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:09+00:00February 9th, 2015|Categories: Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: , , , , , |9 Comments