Inspirational Stories

Blog posts of stories that inspire us to do good, to live better, or to help us realize what life is really about will be posted here. Or, blog posts of your personal stories that may inspire others to do good of their own.
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WE ALL NEED A FRESH START IN 2013

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How many times in your life have you cut and run from relationships or situations that made you uncomfortable? How many times have you blamed someone else for how you feel? We should be grateful for these situations, but yet we do everything we can to avoid them and get away from them as quickly as we can.

MORE ON MUSIC IN 2013

CANADIANS STILL SHINE in the world of music as far as I'm concerned......

HOWL AT THE MOON

HOWL AT THE MOON is the latest album from west coast blues singer-songwriter, Mr. John Pippus. Would I recommend you buy this? Absolutely! 8 stars our of 10.

WHERE DID YOUR LONELINESS BEGIN?

Almost everyone blames themselves for the loneliness they carry. This sad and tragic lie must be dispelled by the light of love and truth! When our aloneness has lasted a long time we come to doubt our own worth and lovableness, believing that somehow a flaw in ourselves has led to our pain. And this unfair and undeserved self-doubt only adds to the sense of isolation. But what if the actual truth is this- that we are now and always have been completely and totally lovable! Where, then, did our loneliness and unfulfilled longing for love begin?

REMEMBERING REXALL DRUGS

It seems we grew up with small grocery stores and the only drug store I seem to recall was REXALL....
Imagine you had a dream where you turned on your television and lo and behold it was yourself - now that would be some surprise!!??
Bob Ruzicka,Canadian Singer Songwriter started off in the little town of Thorsby, Alberta, moved to Edmonton, and went on to write songs for Anne Murray, Valdy and many others....

LESSONS FROM OUR SPIRIT-DOG

And yes, dear reader, your pet has much to teach you - if only you will listen, with your heart and soul...

YOU WERE BORN INNOCENT!

My heart passionately and firmly tells me that we were all born innocent- and ready to be happy! It was distortions in our families/societies/cultures that wounded us. NOT any fault in ourselves and who we naturally ARE! Open your heart to your own inborn perfection, examine and then reject every belief- from your childhood, from your society/culture, from your spiritual tradition- that makes you doubt yourself. And finally validate your beautiful "rightness"- and be free!

ON FACING YOUR PAIN

Choosing to face, feel, express and release your pain is the most spiritual and self-loving thing a person can do!
A poem for our precious Sandy dog July 1998 - Dec 2012
There are various places on the internet that offer some help, some kind words, like Rainbow Bridge, or like a very special site called angelsdestiny.com
Unlike the Dylan Thomas Poem, Sandy did not rage into the night, but her heart stopped and we were there for her, with her, to the end....
Today at about 11:45 A.M. both Vicky and I were beside our beloved Pet Sandy as she slowly drifted away and goes to doggie heaven, She was a joy and larger than life little friend for almost 15 years....
Strange how an illness in 2004 propelled artist Lois Bienvenue to pursue her "gift" of art...

How are ya doin JOHN PRINE

The late and great Johnny Cash once remarked if he were seeking music to inspire his own songwriting, it would be gotten from listening to folks like John Prine...
From Old Rivers by Walter Brennan One of these days I'm going to climb that mountain, walk up there among them clouds, where the cottons high and the corns-a-growin and there ain't no fields to plow....
Continue on the high road, on the road of having courage and believing in yourself, on the road of being encouraged by all those who have travelled the same road before....

HALLELUJAH

It was the late Jeff Buckley who first introduced Leonard Cohens hauntingly beautiful song Hallelujah to the world....
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