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Finding Hope In Cancer

15 years ago I heard the words none of us want to hear, “you have cancer”. On July 9, 2000 I was diagnosed with Breast Cancer. I was 38 yrs old, a non smoker with no family history of breast … Continue reading

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The Song

The Song                                                                                                           {A short story by Patty Beggs 2015} As Amanda was picking up the toys that were strewn all over the floor, a song came on the radio.  It was the song that would always transport her back to … Continue reading

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Choosing Love

  When something happens like in the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston where people were gathered together in love – sharing that love by welcoming a newcomer into their church and then to have violence erupting, we ask why? The … Continue reading

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Becoming A Writer

After a wonderfully busy 8 months leading a bible study group, I find now is the perfect opportunity to sit down to fulfill my goal of becoming a writer, as my life returns to some semblance of normalcy. I even … Continue reading

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Two Headed Giraffes~

Giraffes know that two heads are better than one. You can look in two different directions at the same time! And one head can be used to prod the other along. Three heads are even better than two, but more…

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Memorial Day 2015

Over the years Memorial Day went from being a day to honor our men and women who were killed in combat to honoring all of our loved ones who have died to a three-day weekend of picnic and family gatherings, … Continue reading

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Day of Pentecost

Today in the Christian church we celebrate the Day of Pentecost.  Pentecost is the day that the church was born. Christ was crucified, rose again, spent forty days with his disciples, then ascended to heaven. Pentecost immediately followed.  As our … Continue reading

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Happy Mothers Day Mom!

The past few months have been busy ones for me, but as I like to say, it has been a good busy. So I am happy for my first day back writing to be about my mom. I want to … Continue reading

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Flu Season

What can I write about the flu ~ Achiness Sneezing Red noses Coughing Wheezing Chills     Starve a fever Feed a cold Or Feed a fever Starve a cold Is there anything else to say? Just when you think … Continue reading

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Hope & Light

A new day dawns Full of hope and charm The Son lights our way Diming the darkness in our souls The more we resist the Light The brighter He glows Worldly desires soon fade away As our souls reach out … Continue reading

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