Lessons & Learning: #AtoZChallenge Reflections

Lessons & Learning: #AtoZChallenge Reflections
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The A to Z challenge is done and dusted for the year, 2017.

30 days, 26 posts and my third attempt at this blogging marathon and the twin feelings I have today as I look back at April are peace and joy. Continue reading “Lessons & Learning: #AtoZChallenge Reflections”

The Art of Forgiveness

The Art of  Forgiveness
Forgiveness

Forgiveness is a strange concept yet delightfully fulfilling. When done with true intent it makes two people happy: The one forgiving and the one receiving it.

The month of February has been a rollercoaster one, personally. Despite the joy of moving into a new place, the plague of illness kept me from achieving full joy. Towards the end, though, I managed to find gratitude even in the dark moments. Continue reading “The Art of Forgiveness”

7 Important Lessons Learned from an Illness

7 Important Lessons Learned from an Illness
Lessons learned from illness

Gently, almost lovingly, my fingers trace the letters on the keyboard before me. After nearly a month, I see this blank draft staring back, waiting, wistfully perhaps, for the words to appear.

The house is quiet and the soft, pastel shades on the walls soothe my senses as I take a deep breath and weigh each word as it leaves my mind. Continue reading “7 Important Lessons Learned from an Illness”