Monthly Archives: March 2015

Forty Blogs for Forty Days of Lent – Day 31

Quiet Time Yesterday I worked half a day which meant that I missed the Tampa Pride parade. I would have liked to participate, but could not afford to miss the opportunity to work. I did go to Ybor City after … Continue reading

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Forty Blogs for Forty Days of Lent – Day 30

Back to Basics Today was a good day. Just doing the basics. Taking action. Enjoying the simple pleasures. Nothing profound. Nothing ecstatic. Not feeling lonely. Just a good, solid day! I worked half a day, did laundry, washed dishes, worked … Continue reading

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Forty Blogs for Forty Days of Lent – Day 29

Life—Not for the Faint of Heart I have not posted any articles for several days because I gave myself a few days off. Recently this blog has been about my journey for Lent. Some of it has been on the … Continue reading

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Forty Blogs for Forty Days of Lent – Day 28

What We Do Before We Go I want to share something of my recent journey with you tonight, but I have no clue where or how to begin. So I will begin here. I am sitting with myself. Listening. Breathing … Continue reading

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Forty Blogs for Forty Days of Lent – Day 27

Beyond Comfort Zones WARNING: ADULT CONTENT I like it so much when things fit my agenda. You know, like when I say I’m going to write every day for 40 days, and find the inspiration and clarity of mind to … Continue reading

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Forty Blogs for Forty Days of Lent – Day 26

An Elder Speaks I just got back from hearing Matthew Fox speak in Sarasota. His topic was “Being a Mystic in Today’s World.” It turns out that, according to Fox, the mystic is a lover. A lover of creation. A … Continue reading

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Forty Blogs for Forty Days of Lent – Day 25

Honoring the Vision So many times in my life I have worked toward a vision, and then fallen short. And given up. It’s happened often enough to serve as convincing evidence that I should not even try for my next … Continue reading

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Forty Blogs for Forty Days of Lent – Day 24

Man On Strike WARNING: ADULT CONTENT Today I had set aside most of the day for various projects I wanted to work on. But other than my morning walk, I did nothing productive all day. For several weeks I’ve been … Continue reading

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Forty Blogs for Forty Days of Lent – Day 23

More Stuff from the Shadows WARNING: ADULT CONTENT Over the last 23 days of Lent, I have been digging around in the shadows of my life searching for whatever is blocking pleasure. Along the way I have recognized that it … Continue reading

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Forty Blogs for Forty Days of Lent – Day 22

Another Long Day — Another Short Blog I’m having too many long days. I have been on the go seven days a week for several weeks. And I really hate the time change to Daylight Savings. It always messes up … Continue reading

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