Quote Tuesday

“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” ~ Confucius

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Creative Writing Saturday

English: traces of burning heart on street surface

English: traces of burning heart on street surface (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The Trusting Heart

Oh, I’d been better dying,
Oh, I was slow and sad;
A fool I was, a-crying
About a cruel lad!

But there was one that found me,
That wept to see me weep,
And had his arm around me,
And gave me words to keep.

And I’d be better dying,
And I am slow and sad;
A fool I am, a-crying
About a tender lad! ~ Dorothy Parker

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Advice for Caregivers: How to Know if Your Senior Loved One is Depressed – By Jim Vogel — Kindness Blog

A while back, I recall hearing a story that the elderly were the most under derved population when it came to recognizing depression and I felt an immediate need to share this post. If it helps one person, it is worth sharing. lkw

Depression is an illness affecting the body, mood, thoughts, sleep, and more. While we may think that it is normal for seniors to feel the blues, it is not. Depression is a mental health issue that should be diagnosed and treated in seniors, just as it is for younger people. Because depression affects approximately seven […]

via Advice for Caregivers: How to Know if Your Senior Loved One is Depressed – By Jim Vogel — Kindness Blog

Quote Tuesday

“Hope is the magic carpet
that transports us from
the present moment
into the realm of infinite possibilities.” ~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

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