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Life is an infinite continuum, feeding on its own death. Our mortality, real and imagined, lives within. We can always see these truths with a discerning eye. The mirrored images that seem like two, are but one, a parallel universe whose paths cross like a wisp of wind, we are all of one time, like prose and poems written in separate centuries, but of the same struggle. There, always there, truth never hides, except for those who don’t seek it  for fear of what they might find. From light to dark we fly in different directions though toward the same destination. What matters is what we do on our flight. Do we see the paths of leaves as they float on the pond, the reflection of the sky beyond, and the trees, who have now shed their leaves but will reflect full in the spring; beneath the leaves, the roots of the lily pads  and the stare of a wary carp who looks from his world as we do from ours? We must find time on our journey to read, play a game, or simply sit and wonder at the marvels around us, for death will come in its own time…

Favorite Newer Christmas Song


Blog Posted:12/24/2012 10:53:00 AM
I think this applies to today----I have some older favorites, but Merry Christmas to all, having 24 at the house tomorrow so pray for my sanity and hope you don't mind Chris and Ruben but I put in a good word for you with Santa and he still believes in you XXOO--sleep well!!


Do you remember me
I sat upon your knee
I wrote to you
With childhood fantasies

Well, I'm all grown up now
And still need help somehow
I'm not a child
But my heart still can dream

So here's my lifelong wish
My grown up Christmas list
Not for myself
But for a world in need

No more lives torn apart
And wars would never start
And time would heal all hearts
And everyone would have a friend
And right would always win
And love would never end
This is my grown up Christmas list

As children we believed
The grandest sight to see
Was something lovely
Wrapped beneath our tree

Well heaven only knows
That packages and bows
Can never heal
A hurting human soul

No more lives torn apart
And wars would never start
And time would heal all hearts
And everyone would have a friend
And right would always win
And love would never end
This is my grown up Christmas list

What is this illusion called the innocence of youth
Maybe only in our blind belief can we ever find the truth

No more lives torn apart
And wars would never start
And time would heal all hearts
And everyone would have a friend
And right would always win
And love would never end
This is my grown up Christmas list
This is my only lifelong wish
This is my grown up Christmas list 
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  1. Date: 12/26/2012 9:54:00 AM
    This is a very beautiful Christmas song. I extremely love it. Thank you so much for sharing my dear friend Craig. Have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Wishing you and your love ones for all the best! Thanks for everything too! love/hugs, Leonora

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  1. Date: 12/25/2012 9:52:00 PM
    My favorite too Andrea is "Mary Did You Know?" I just love this beautiful and touching Christmas song.I also like for a newer one "All I Want For Christmas Is You"...

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  1. Date: 12/24/2012 9:34:00 PM
    god read..pd

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  1. Date: 12/24/2012 4:00:00 PM
    that's a good song. My favorite contemporary song is "Mary, did you know." It's so beautiful. Also there is a fun one called xmas cookies, it's a country song.

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