Grief

Read Any Good Books Lately?

          “Fencing. Fighting. Torture. Poison. True love. Hate. Revenge. Giants. Hunters. Bad men. Good men. Beautifulest ladies. Snakes. Spiders. Beasts of all natures and descriptions. Pain. Death. Brave men. Coward men. Strongest men. Chases. Escapes. Lies. Truths. Passion. Miracles.” —- The Princess Bride by William Goldman…

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Facing the Holiday Season–a Personal Story

  With the holidays swiftly approaching, most of us will fall back on “traditions” to mark the festive days.  There are special activities (“The Saturday after Thanksgiving we cut down a Christmas tree!”), specific foods that must be prepared (“We have to have Aunt Frieda’s kugel!”), movies, and music. Because…

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Welcoming May

The month of May is significant for many reasons. It is the month when we celebrate mothers (May 14), remember missing children (May 25), even celebrate Coquille St. Jacques (May 16).  Here at Evergreen Washelli, May is the busiest month of the year, because this is the month we dedicate to…

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