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Author Archives: Carolyn Placko
Earlier today I was talking with someone who, like me, has spent a lifetime trying to become good enough to be loved by someone we love. It’s so easy to recognize it in someone else, this agony of trying to … Continue reading
A few weeks ago I had a wonderful conversation with a dear friend. We’ve both been experiencing some challenges in our lives, and we check in often to compare notes and encourage one another. She was describing a challenge in … Continue reading
Paul McCartney turns 70 (!) this year. I had the privilege of seeing him last summer when he came to Wrigley Field for a concert. He was amazing. As you can tell by the photo we were way, way up; … Continue reading
The other day I ran across a quote in the book A Course in Miracles: “…to forgive the world for the mistakes I made.” Now I know some people consider A Course in Miracles heretical or demonic, and I’m not here to … Continue reading