Something Beautiful

A Special Beauty

I was 17 years old. Along with a dozen other boys I had made a long trip to Iowa in order to see a college that I was thinking of attending. While the trip had been fun for the most part, now that I was there I was feeling depressed, alone, and isolated. I was missing...

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Broken…Still Beautiful

My wife, Marianne, loves hummingbirds. I've watched her sit on our deck for hours waiting for one to come by.We get the magazine, "Birds and Blooms" and in it are pictures of people hand feeding these magnificent creations of God. I also see photos of many gathered...

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Poor Little Butterfly

"Poor little butterfly," the young girl said. "Poor little butterfly."Then reaching down slowly so as to not scare it away, she slid her tiny fingers underneath, urging it to step upon her hand.It would appear to anyone that this delicate creature was lifeless leaving...

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She Sings Like an Angel!

Her voice was like an angel that day--singing so beautifully. It was the Jewish High Holidays services at the synagogue and her solo in the choir that afternoon was extra breathtaking. Everyone in the congregation sat with tears in their eyes--it was that powerful and...

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