Monthly Archives: August 2012


Quotation for the week 8/24/2012

“Have patience with everything that remains unsolved in your heart. Try to love the questions themselves, like locked rooms or books written in a foreign language. Do not now look for the answers. They can not be given to you … Read More


Life, Interrupted: Putting a Positive Spin on Cancer – NYTimes.com

http://nyti.ms/PuAcqW Another amazing piece by this writer. She speaks the truth in an eloquent and realistic way. I have often felt the same way and although I do not have cancer I do have a chronic, progressive, physically disabling illness … Read More


Our Elders Facing Life With Chronic Illnesses

More Older Adults With Multiple Problems – NYTimes.com I remember being very young and thinking only older people got sick. I was wrong about that. Illness can strike at any age. But getting older can be difficult in and of … Read More


Quotation for the week 8/17/2012

Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other’s eyes for an instant? Henry David Thoreau