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    Higher Living Reflections

    It’s a great pumpkin

    My friend Leadville Laurel McHargue asks her readers’ for their opinions about pumpkins. “When you first see them, do you smile, or does a chill run down your spine because you know the holiday season is upon us and the end of the year is nigh?” Laurel says she’s “lost that lovin’ feeling” when it comes to pumpkins and offers reasons for it. (Read more on Laurel’s blog and site.) For me, two words: pumpkin pie. I have a killer…

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  • Higher Living Reflections

    A Good Death

    He had been to touch the great death, and found that, after all, it was but the great death. – The Red Badge of Courage, Stephen Crane Death. The thought causes…

  • Higher Living Reflections

    Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward. – Kurt Vonnegut Emojis. They have become…