Tag Archive: gratitude


Is prayer your source of solace?

A shining moment © Ellen wade Beals, 2017

Lately I have been thinking about prayers and the Higher Power. It’s a recurring subject for me. Have you ever been fortunate enough to have someone sincerely tell you, “I’ll keep you in my prayers” or “I’ll be praying for you.”? Has anyone ever suggested you should pray about a problem? Or, have you noticed …

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Everyday is a gift

Morning shadows © Ellen Wade Beals, 2016

Everyday is a gift so says the plaque on the bathroom wall. Of course there should be a space between every and day. It is each and every day that is the present. But the everyday is a gift too, wrapped in plain paper addressed in Papermate blue, left at the doorstep, bound in time …

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Happy Thanksgiving

Wishbone © Ellen Wade Beals, 2015

Happy Thanksgiving.  Thanks for reading and making my wishes come true. Hope today you get the bigger piece of the wishbone.   With GRATITUDE, peace, love, and solace


Glimpse of solace: the promise in a blossom

baby blossoms © Ellen Wade Beals, 2015

I could tell you I’ve been working on a blog, but that wouldn’t be entirely true. Sure, I wrote one, but it has sat untouched for more than a week. Spring has interfered. So I will leave you with these two recent photos that promise of more to come.

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