What do you get?

When you summon the courage to be/sit with what is there. Whether it is the pain of disappointment. Perhaps apprehension or you’re feeling depressed. For me, anxiety is a little exhilarating if I can’t identify what it’s about. I know I’m weird like that. I have in practice, with God’s help created a channel or river valley,Continue reading “What do you get?”

Have you noticed?

This is what I have. The sunrise is, beautiful as always when the clouds don’t obscure. It is noticeably earlier these days and the range of color as it does, rise. First just a reflection against the haze and high thin clouds. It brightens and the colors change from very warm to not so much. I goContinue reading “Have you noticed?”

Do you Like?

I decided to start sharing on this site, as a creative outlet. I found that I had composed a few ideas that seemed to resonate with more fellow travelers than I expected. Initially, though, the idea was to write a book about who I have become through addiction, recovery, and life on it’s own terms. FindingContinue reading “Do you Like?”

I forgot

Imagine if you will, waking up having forgotten everything. Every belief, every concept, idea, what you are afraid of, what you thought. EVERYTHING! Especially yourself. You are suddenly consumed, enveloped, filled, sated with peace, love, safety. You felt as if there is nothing you couldn’t do and enjoy it beyond measure. There is nothing thatContinue reading “I forgot”

“Rules for Self Discovery: 1. What we want most; 2. What we think about most; 3. How we use our money; 4. What we do with our leisure time; 5. The company we enjoy; 6. Who and what we admire; 7. What we laugh at.” ― A.W. Tozer

“Only the man who has had to face despair is really convinced that he needs mercy.

Those who do not want mercy never seek it. It is better to find God on the threshold of despair than to risk our lives in a complacency that has never felt the need of forgiveness. A life that is without problems may literally be more hopeless than one that always verges on despair.” ThomasContinue reading ““Only the man who has had to face despair is really convinced that he needs mercy.”

I am your Friend…To me, it is more important to be your friend, without condition. Than to expect reciprocation. Please let me help, It is my life.

Books by Patricia Furstenberg

Travel, History, Fiction and Dogs

11thofsummer Blogs!

Asian. Awkward. Introvert. Shhh!

Rethinking Life

Art and the philosophy of life

Ursus Art

Artworks by artist Eva Mout

Wishing Tree

healing - connecting - empowering - thriving

I Know I Made You Smile


Happily Lover

Happily Ever After

Humoring the Goddess

Croning My Way Through Life

Kingdom Pastor

Living Freely In God's Kingdom