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Lovewise

Darling mine

Adapted from a work by Tyler Knott Gregson ~*~ Darling mine, I see you walk past the mirror, unwilling to look at yourself. I hear the poisonous lies you tell yourself about yourself.

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Blessings Healingwise

Meditation of service or spell of protection?

Painting. I’ve been focused (to one degree or another) on painting for about a year and a half now. Faerin and I were going to provide all the labor ourselves, but we only completed the front of the house before winter set in and we had planned to restart the project in June. By June […]

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Faerin

First entry

The first thing I put in my journal after Faerin died. When they come To tell you she’s gone They don’t take no for an answer They come into your house They don’t use euphemisms They don’t sit down They watch you fall apart and apologize for destroying your world They wait and wait and […]

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Healingwise Wise Peacock

Trying something new

This blog has been here a while now, looking for a reason to exist. I think I’ll use it for my new life. What if I am the wise peacock? I am reasonably wise and I am on a journey to share my inner beauty with the world, what if that counts? I imagine it […]

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Faerin Healingwise

Irony is a bitch

It’s hard for me to read my previous post here. I really want to delete it, forget it before anyone sees how naive I was, how immature. On May 19, 2015 my 23 year old daughter, Faerin Sinéad Cassidy, died. While her abusive boyfriend was on the scene and the only witness, the police are […]

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Weddingwise

The Cost Question: How Much Value Do We Get For The Price?

Believe me, I understand. You’re on a tight budget but you want the best wedding you can afford. It’s true for couples on shoestring budgets and for couples planning a wedding in the six figure range. Price is always important, period. That said, let’s consider the difference between Price (what something costs, in dollars and cents) and Value […]

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Kya's Rants

Respecting Robin

I know, I know. Everyone and their brother are churning out blog posts in the wake of the news about Robin Williams. Do we really need another one? No, probably not, but here goes anyway. You see, I wouldn’t bother if someone, anyone was saying what I want to say. I’ve waited several days and […]

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Weddingwise

5 Frequently Forgotten Wedding Courtesies

Planning a Wedding Your Guests Will Love I know, I know. It’s your special day, it should be all about you and what you want, right? Weeeellllll… yes and no. It is your wedding and it should be special for you but when you’re throwing a party for 50-500 people, it needs to be planned […]

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Meta

Movin’ on up!!

As some of you may have noticed, our website has changed! I have been working on this new design for several months now at another URL and just migrated over here as of about 20 minutes ago. I hope that by doing it in the middle of a Thursday night I disrupted as few visitors […]