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Bloggers Photo I was born and raised in northern California in the land of the glorious redwoods. My father worked in the lumber industry and my brother and I had a simple but wonderful childhood. Off to the big city to become a nurse and all these years later I still am. I was married for many years, have 2 grown boys and 2 young grandsons..Jordan and Elliot. Me proud? You betcha..it truly is the best thing about growing older. On my own now and enjoying all that I can cram into my life. I love music.. am a life long member of The Friends of Jose Carreras..poetry and music are my loves.I am a technaphobe..so bear with me while I figure this all out.

Asking for Your Prayers


Blog Posted:6/12/2011 8:13:00 PM


   Out dear poetic friend HGarvery Daniel has aked me to share with you that he is very seriously ill and would appreciate your prayers..The soup is very dear to him and the friends he has made here mean a great deal to him..
Thank you..I know the prayers will begin flooding the heavens..Barbara
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  1. Date: 6/18/2011 2:05:00 PM
    any news?

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  1. Date: 6/16/2011 6:31:00 AM
    Sending loving thoughts.I pray HG will receive strength enough to get him through each day.I also ask that God's LOVE and that of family and friends be with him so that he knows he is not alone at this difficult time.God's blessings.Love June(sylvia)x

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  1. Date: 6/14/2011 5:06:00 PM
    HG is a class act and an asset to this site. He will be in my prayers. Vince

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  1. Date: 6/14/2011 1:01:00 PM
    My Prayers go to Daniel right now. Get Well, Sweet Soul!!! Barbara, you are a good friend! Love, iolanda

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 8:42:00 PM
    give HG my best wishes, Barbara, and of course I will keep him in my prayers.

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 8:16:00 PM
    thank you for letting us know and I will keep him in my prayers.God Bless Phyl

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 5:58:00 PM
    Yes yes...of course and Babara please add Canny to your prayer list! Light & Love

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 3:36:00 PM
    Barbara, let him know that I am praying for him now and will continue into the future..May the healing power of the great physician touch him right now...Sara

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 3:19:00 PM
    Thank you for letting us know Barbara. Dear friend, son, beloved fellow poet, you have my prayers and I will keep them flowing until you are all well again. Love Joyce (Mom)

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 1:38:00 PM
    oh yes father send down the nurses angels and lift our brother HG to better spirits for he is god sent to us all amen

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 11:30:00 AM
    white light and prayers are sent for our dear liege, barbara... thank you for this update.. may he recover and be up and about soon .. believe in miracles! blessings with huggs!

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 10:37:00 AM
    Dear LNC, you know I'll continue to pray for HG. Please keep us posted on his condition. Love you and HG too, Carolyn

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 7:57:00 AM
    Good on you Barbara, for the heads-up about Harry. "Seriously ill" sure doesn't sound good....hope something can be done for him! Sending him some positive thoughts.

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 7:27:00 AM
    Thank you Barbara, for letting us know. And please do let HG know how important he is to all of us, and he will be in our thoughts and prayers. Please keep us posted, and give him our love. I do hope he will soon be well and back among his soup family.

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 6:42:00 AM
    Sending special prayers for HG my forever friend. Thank you Barbara for letting us all know. Love and blessings always, Carol

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 6:31:00 AM
    Praying for HG and thank you Barbara for letting us all know..

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 11:42:00 PM
    thank you for letting us know, Barbara...will be including HG in my prayers...

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 9:27:00 PM
    Prayers For HG are being sent~God bless..........

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 9:21:00 PM
    In my prayers of course, please let him know how concerned we all are and that we wish him all the best for a speedy recovery

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 9:16:00 PM
    Thank you for sharing this, Barbara, I surely will keep him in my prayers. He always struck me as a gentleman. Best wishes, Caroline.

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 8:16:00 PM
    Oh so very sorry to hear this about HG ..he is a special human being and poet and an integral part of Soup Family..appreciate the notification BG and pass on prayers to him right now.. putting him on our Church prayer chain which prayers continually 24/7 for blessings and recovery.. please keep us all posted and send HG our luv and speedy wishes for good health again..luv..

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My Past Blog Posts

 
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Date Posted: 11/27/2010 9:27:00 AM
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