Category Archives: Memories

Ego Echoes

I sometimes get hit by waves of memories of negative things people have said to me over the years. But most are merely ego echoes from which I’ve already learned the lessons offered. They aren’t reflections of the present on which I’m focused. With Love, … Continue reading

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The Moon, Stars, and Rain, and Three Beloved Boys

I focus on squeezing as much joy out of each moment of each day and making as many pleasant memories for others and myself as I can. One of the traditions my oldest grandson, three-year old Thomas and I have … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Memory in the Making

It’s here! I just received a copy of A Berkshire Tale written by dear blogging friend and fellow author Claremary Sweeney! I sent this message to her and am sharing it with all of you because it reminded me of an earlier post where I attempted to … Continue reading

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To Young People Everywhere

May you make your life a great adventure, and when you look back upon it after many decades of good health, may you smile with pride and a lifetime of wonderful memories. With Love, Russ

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You Seemingly from out of nowhere Thoughts of you drift gently into my mind. They linger for moments then fade away As dew on a sunny day. Leaving a small and wistful smile in their wake. The journey from heart … Continue reading

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