Associate – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

Sometimes an association made by drawing a parallel with or connection to a certain individual – and one that immediately brings negative thoughts to mind – only comes to light and pops into our thought process later in life. As an example, your beautiful firstborn child is either about to be bornor you’ve waited until […]

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Ideology – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/01/15/your-daily-word-prompt-ideology-january-15-2019/ “Recent thoughts on what ideology stands for or relates to suggests  ideology is a coherent system of ideas based on a few basic assumptions about reality that may or may not have any factual basis. Ideas become ideologies (or become coherent, repeated patterns) through the subjective ongoing choices that people make, serving as the […]

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Apricity – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/01/14/your-daily-word-prompt-apricity-january-14-2019/  We all find solace in different waysPerhaps comfort in reading a phraseA good friend with whom to shareConcerns worries and other caresRelaxing music that calms the soulPerhaps delicious ice cream in a bowlThe calm and quiet of gentle firelightSitting under the stars on a quiet nightA lovely walk on a path in the forestEnjoying […]

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Resentment – Sheryl’s Daily Post

I heard a quote once (not sure where it originated) that I thought sums up what resentment is, rather well.  “It’s like swallowing poison expecting the other person to die.” Ignoring resentment, pretending you don’t feel it, or trying to forget those feelings exist, doesn’t work at solving the situation. “Face, feel, deal, heal.”  A […]

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Splurge – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

When you enjoy giving, witnessing that special look your thoughtfulness brought to little faces, and adults too, it truly brings joy to your heart.  There’s an art to giving and receiving.  Some find it far easier to give than to receive. There’s one time of year in which we all hopefully truly unite, and that’s […]

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Responsibility – Sheryl’s Daily Word

Responsibility is an important word conveying both power leadership and authority but can also carry blame fault and guilt depending on who and how the word is being used. It’s important to take responsibility for your actions particularly if you’ve said or done something to inadvertently hurt another, especially someone close to you that you […]

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Cascade – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

  When I think of cascade, water streaming down a riverbank cascading over small waterfalls comes immediately to mind.  Beautiful lovely refreshing. If you’ve ever lived through a sewage system that suddenly erupted spewing excrement back into toilets and tubs with a constant continual cascade effect, that would be the very last situation that comes […]

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Brouhaha – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

Brouhaha fits particularly well today as we endured a major power outage yesterday, starting around 9:30 am lasting until 11:30 last evening.  The overlapping grids all circled around our place and the area had 15 power outage locations that took out power to 40,000 including neighbouring areas. I’m only mentioning this area because it’s where […]

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Sacred – Sheryl’s Daily Post

  In my mind, sacred has two meanings.  One relates to religion or spirituality while the second (and obviously more broadly) refers to something one cherishes as precious, that we show respect even reverence and dedication to such as honesty with a partner, or perhaps old growth redwood trees, human rights, the longing for truth […]

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Miracle – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

Often we take miracles for granted So small so infinitesimal, distracted   Whispers of change, enchanted Oftentimes taken for granted   A baby’s first words, first steps Learning something new complex   Overcoming hurdles once huge Monumental, we were in a fuge   And something special took place That once we took as commonplace   […]

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Information – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

Hidden Volunteer Having been a volunteer for many years, I know first-hand the delight of being involved in sharing, in giving on behalf of others, especially a cause near and dear to your heart.  It was hard work, no doubt about that.  It took real dedication and perseverance. On this occasion, however, I was spearheading a […]

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