Blog: Healing is Possible

Walking with Ziggy

      I took my Ziggy to the property on Sunday, a 22-acre piece of land in rural Harvard, Illinois, that our mom left to my sister
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Dog Love is Love

Dog Love is Love     A couple of days ago, I read an article by a man who had recently lost his dog. He and his wife
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A Gift of Reiki for Peacemakers

Greetings, everyone. Peace is a state of being that cannot exist without each of us contributing to its creation. And so from now until the end of September
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My friend and colleague, Tom, was a beloved high school teacher. Over 50 of his students were present at his funeral, some of them participating in the service.
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A friend, Jeannette, is a member of a community singing group that gives performances twice a year. Jeannette often sings a solo at these performances. Some years ago,
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A Couple

Even though the couple was thrilled to finally move into the big, beautiful house they had built in rural Wisconsin, they felt that something was wrong. They couldn’t
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Great Aunt Hilda

My great aunt Hilda had been in a nursing home for quite a few years. She suffered from an auto-immune disease as well as a condition that dried
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My friend Cathy and I had walked into the diner for lunch and were preparing to take our seats when an elderly man sailed through the air and
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Dian had slipped on a patch of ice on her back stairs and taken a bad fall. She’d landed flat on her back across two stairs-one just above
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Rachel, Chicago, IL

Ten years ago my beloved lab/Doberman mix, Diva, was suffering from hip dysplasia.  Diva was 15 years old, and I knew she wasn’t going to live forever.  But
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