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    The Hidden Power of Forgiveness

    The last few weeks, I have learned a lot about forgiveness; both about the power behind it and the resolution and sense of calm achieved when it is granted. I have learned that some people are too weak to offer it, while others are too stubborn to even consider it. I have learned that there are people in the world who would rather suffer and watch others suffer despite their power to stop the suffering. I have watched people I thought I knew take small incidents and allow them to grow into wedges the size of craters. I have also watched others who have forgiven everything, and are still led…

  • Transitions

    7 Days…

    Have you ever felt like a chapter in your life was coming to an end? Well, in just 7 days, a significant chapter in my life will be coming to an end. I don’t know if I should hold my breath or exhale in anticipation of this event. I’m sure that I have lived through many chapter endings before, it’s just that it’s so hard to remember what life was like before this chapter. I think, looking back, I’ll call it “My Bookstore,” or “The Greatest Relationship,” or “Love Like No Other,” or “A Successful Failure,” or maybe I’ll just call it, “A Part of Life,” and leave it at…