The never ending war
I didn't set out to write a musing exclusively about wars involving the US in my lifetime; I actually started down a different path. But in that musing I did want to at least touch on them. I touched so much I realized war has been a constant, unwanted companion of mine for my entire life.
The stench of war permeated my early years and young adulthood. I lived through WWII (1941 – 1945)...
When the Shoe Fits... is LIVE!!!
Announcing that my new book, "When the Shoe Fits...Essays of Love, Life and Second Chances" is LIVE on Amazon, with some great reviews and a book club "Discussion Guide" in the back of the book. Come over to check it out and read the preview! It's available both as a Kindle edition (and remember that Amazon has a zillion apps for you to read it on other devicees) and in paperback. Here's the...
Oregon author writes about Oregon wilderness, Gold Beach and Eugene Oregon
click here Oregon author publishes three novels in one paperback book called "The Eve Chronicles" about Oregon starting with when she first came to Oregon and lived in the Wallowa Mountains doing timber inventory for the forest service in "From the Waters of Coyote Springs". The second book "Felix and Eve" is when she becomes a caregver to an elderly man Felix who is set in his ways to put it...
Norine's New Life @80 - God Laughs While Women Plan
Honoring the Sun and the Sky. Curanderismo Conference, July, 2014.©Norine Dresser photo collection, 2014.
One year ago, I read about a convention of curanderos
(traditional holistic healers from an Hispanic heritage) taking place
in Albuquerque. I sent the article to a dear friend I’ll call “Raquel"
who lives on the East Coast. Since she and I share a passionate interest
Access to birth control controversy rages on.
click here Thought provoking article about access to birth control. In a world with seven billion people why not plan when and if to have children. To have a world of wanted children, how can you be against that?
I choose to TRUST ~ And Let GO
Have there been moments in your life where you have felt helpless? Or where you were wishing for a miracle?
Many have experienced moments in their lives where they have felt helpless or wished for a miracle. We want things to revert back to the normal instantly.
It is funny how life works… I believe that life happens, we get wrapped up in the business, the events, and the accumulation...
Sudden Bed Wetting in Adults May Be a Serious Medical Sign
Though bed wetting in children can be caused by medical issues, most of the time it’s simply a symptom of their brain not having learned to respond to the sensation of a full bladder. But when adults wet the bed, especially when it happens suddenly for no apparent reason, then there’s likely an underlying health problem. Some of the most common causes of bed wetting in adults are:1....
How Heartbreak Affects Your Brain
Have you ever been in a
relationship that came to an abrupt end? If so, you fully understand why
heartbreak is an appropriate description of what you felt.
You don’t have to be
left at the altar to feel intense feelings of rejection. Maybe a friendship
fades away or ends in misunderstanding or “falling out.” Heartbreak takes many
forms when love appears to be lost. The worst part is...