Posts from the ‘Joy’ Category

  • Ode to Joy … in a Minor Key

    Ode to Joy … in a Minor Key

    July 13th, 2022 | Impermanence, Joy, Joy and Grief, Transformation, Wonder | admin | Comments Off on Ode to Joy … in a Minor Key

    On April 22nd, 2022, my youngest sibling, Robert Gerard Wonders said farewell to his life on earth.  He experienced a massive heart attack in the restroom at work while two of sweetest human beings surrounded him with love and the sure knowledge that he was held in high regard.  Walt, his boss, worked valiantly to […]

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  • Ode to Joy

    Ode to Joy

    April 22nd, 2022 | 2nd Order Change, Foreboding Joy, Impermanence, Joy, Transformation, Wonder | admin | Comments Off on Ode to Joy

    Early this morning my son, Zachary Robert Wonders Dearing, asked me: “What one thing will you do today to bring yourself joy, mom?” My son knows my heart is heavy with worry for our world.  The war in Ukraine is breaking my heart.  The people’s fierce and undaunted bravery juxtaposed along side their country’s suffering and […]

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