Look up

So fellow travelers, lots of sadness in the world these past few days, including a personal loss in our own family; a passing not unexpected yet one which occurred sooner than anticipated.

Finding a post in my inbox about a celestial event* was a timely reminder of the healing power in the simple act of looking up. A simple yet significant truth: it takes more effort to maintain a frown if we tilt our head back and look up. It is also harder to hold a smile if our heads are bowed down.

As our family walks through the process of bidding a cherished elder member goodbye I will remind myself to look up to seek and honor the Light of the newest star in heaven. I will take that Light in my heart and send it out with peace, comfort and hope to all those who are bidding loved ones goodbye.

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Sky reflections in my garden gazing globe

 

Walk gently on the path my friends and Godspeed to all souls traveling homeward these days.

*You can read about the current celestial event here

 

Deborah H Rahalski

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    1. Thank you Cindy. This passing is truly a respite from a steady decline and many months of suffering. It has been sad to see and this now means everyone can begin to move forward with healing and memories of good years.

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