Tag Archives: adversity

In Gratitude: Books that Affirm Life

  Today was Thanksgiving, and I had a lovely day. This has always been one of my favorite holidays. Each year my Mom and my sister and I would get up at the crack of dawn and would cook together … Continue reading

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Spiritual Books for the Hurting Chickpea

One of the main ways people cope with tough times is to seek out spiritual guidance. I do it myself, often and a lot. Even though spirituality can be used in the name of hatred to hurt others, when used … Continue reading

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Education and Adversity

Sorry my posts have become infrequent. I’m in the middle of one of those lovely, exhausting, inspiring, tumultuous life transitions. I have every intention of continuing to blog–so please don’t give up on me–but for a little while, at least, … Continue reading

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