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Looking Up

October 29, 2015 1:59 am

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It is Fall in Nebraska.

When I was drinking I lived in a world that consisted of looking at the tops of my shoes and never, EVER looking up.

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When I was newly sober, it was suggested to me to look up.   This is a suggestion that I have never forgotten and utilize frequently.

This is what Fall looks like in the Mid-West when I look up:

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Try looking up.  It is amazing what is all around us!

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“Keep Looking Up… That’s The Secret Of Life…” – Snoopy

Home….

October 19, 2015 7:07 pm

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At home.  On the Central Coast of California.

It has been a long time….

The longest that I have been gone in over a decade.

Everything is just as I remember, but it all seems smaller.  My home, the town, the streets, our garden….  The summers of my entire childhood were spent here…  I feel like I belong.

I am grateful for the time that has passed and all that has changed in my life….  Most of all I am grateful to return and see that it is all the same.

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Thought For The Day….

October 9, 2015 7:12 pm

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Keeping It Simple with my Thought For the Day:

Try to focus on what I AM doing rather than on what I am NOT doing……

Now apply to life.

It is the little “wins” doing things for others and being of service.

Have a great weekend!